This book summarizes a five year research project, as well as subsequent results regarding high power diode laser systems and their application in materials processing. The text explores the entire chain of technology, from the semiconductor technology, through cooling mounting and assembly, beam shaping and system technology, to applications in the processing of such materials as metals and polymers. Includes theoretical models, a range of important parameters and practical tips.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 554
Weight: 2110 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 30 mm
Edition: 2007 ed.