Comparative study of UV-laser ablation of PETG under nanosecond and femtosecond exposure

Andrew J. Lee*, Michael J. Withford, Judith M. Dawes

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Abstract

In this paper represent results demonstrating that femtosecond UV laser ablation of polymers shows many similarities to nanosecond machining. Photothermal and photochemical processes occur in unison when processing polymers with UV fs pulses.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2005
Place of PublicationPiscataway, NJ
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages1456-1457
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)0780392426, 9780780392427
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2005
EventPacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2005 - Tokyo, Japan
Duration: 11 Jul 200515 Jul 2005

Other

OtherPacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2005
CountryJapan
CityTokyo
Period11/07/0515/07/05

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