Laser Additive Manufacturing LAM - Fundamentals of Selective Laser Melting SLM and Laser Material Deposition LMD

@article{Poprawe2014LaserAM,
  title={Laser Additive Manufacturing LAM - Fundamentals of Selective Laser Melting SLM and Laser Material Deposition LMD},
  author={Reinhart Poprawe and Ingomar Kelbassa and Yves Hagedorn},
  journal={2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - Laser Science to Photonic Applications},
  year={2014},
  pages={1-2}
}
With Additive Manufacturing AM, parts can be manufactured for design instead of being designed for manufacture. This tutorial introduces the two laser based AM processes, Selective Laser Melting SLM and Laser Material Deposition LMD.