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An inverse model for optimisation of laser heat flux distributions in an automated laser tape placement process for carbon-fibre/PEEK

Stokes-Griffin, Christopher; Compston, P.

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High power diode lasers have enabled higher placement rates to be achieved in automated tape placement (ATP) of thermoplastic-based composite materials. Laser ATP heads in published literature employ homogeneous linear or rectangular laser spots, however a variety of solutions are available to produce customised irradiance profiles. No efforts to date have investigated what a more ideal heat flux profile would be for laser ATP in terms of length and distribution. This paper describes a method...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/107299
Source: Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2016.05.034

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