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Application of Spectroscopy in Additive Manufacturing

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Orthopedic Research Institute, Department of Orthopedics, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
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School of Environmental and Animal Sciences and School of Healthcare and Social Practice, Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
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MBIE NZProduct Accelerator Programme, School of Chemical Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Materials 2021, 14(1), 203; https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14010203
Received: 19 November 2020 / Revised: 28 December 2020 / Accepted: 29 December 2020 / Published: 4 January 2021
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Spectroscopic Methods for Applied Sciences and Study of Materials)
Additive manufacturing (AM) is a rapidly expanding material production technique that brings new opportunities in various fields as it enables fast and low-cost prototyping as well as easy customisation. However, it is still hindered by raw material selection, processing defects and final product assessment/adjustment in pre-, in- and post-processing stages. Spectroscopic techniques offer suitable inspection, diagnosis and product trouble-shooting at each stage of AM processing. This review outlines the limitations in AM processes and the prospective role of spectroscopy in addressing these challenges. An overview on the principles and applications of AM techniques is presented, followed by the principles of spectroscopic techniques involved in AM and their applications in assessing additively manufactured parts. View Full-Text
Keywords: 3D-printing; additive manufacturing; spectroscopy 3D-printing; additive manufacturing; spectroscopy
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Long, J.; Nand, A.; Ray, S. Application of Spectroscopy in Additive Manufacturing. Materials 2021, 14, 203. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14010203

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