Collection of 120 peer-reviewed papers that were presented at the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, held in Leiria, Portugal in September 2007. Essential reading for all those working on VaRP, focused on inducing increased collaboration between industry and academia. In addition to keynotes dealing with cutting-edge manufacturing engineering issues, contributions deal with topical research virtual and rapid prototyping (VaRP), such as: 1. biomanufacturing, 2. CAD and 3D data acquistion technologies, 3. materials, 4. rapid tooling and manufacturing, 6. advanced rapid prototyping technologies and nanofabrication, 7. virtual environments, 8. collaborative design and engineering and 9. various applications.... Portugal ABSTRACT: Laser powder micro-deposition uses a finely focused laser beam to generate a minute meltpool ... this scale opens up the possibilities of the alteration of the surface properties of small metallic components, the repair ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Virtual and Rapid Manufacturing|
|Author||:||Paulo Jorge da Silva Bartolo, Mateus Artur Jorge, Fernando da Conceicao Batista, Henrique Amorim Almeida, Joao Manuel Matias, Joel Correia Vasco, Jorge Brites Gaspar, Mario Antonio Correia, Nuno Carpinteiro Andre, Nuno Fernandes Alves, Paulo Parente Novo, Pedro Goncalves Martinho, Rui Adriano Carvalho|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2007-10-18|