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An analytical-numerical model of laser direct metal deposition track and microstructure formation

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An analytical-numerical model of laser direct metal deposition track and microstructure formation. / Ahsan, M. Naveed; Pinkerton, Andrew J.

In: Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 19, No. 5, 055003, 07.2011, p. -.

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Ahsan, MN & Pinkerton, AJ 2011, 'An analytical-numerical model of laser direct metal deposition track and microstructure formation', Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 19, no. 5, 055003, pp. -. https://doi.org/10.1088/0965-0393/19/5/055003

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Ahsan, M. Naveed ; Pinkerton, Andrew J. / An analytical-numerical model of laser direct metal deposition track and microstructure formation. In: Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering. 2011 ; Vol. 19, No. 5. pp. -.

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