Since the laser was invented in 1960, the industrial applications of this tool has grown and grown. And - since the beginning of the 1980'ies, the major industrial application of lasers in production has been laser cutting. In this paper a short review of the development of the laser cutting process and technology will be given and some recent development trends within this technology will be discussed.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings, International Conference on Cutting Technologies 2002|
|Editors||Friedrich-Wilhelm Bach & Ralf versemann|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
|Event||International Conference on Cutting Technologies 2002 - Hannover|
Duration: 1 Jan 2002 → …
|Conference||International Conference on Cutting Technologies 2002|
|Period||01/01/2002 → …|