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Structured, textured or engineered surfaces

Published

Author(s)

Christopher J. Evans, James B. Bryan

Abstract

Fine scale periodic structures offer designers additional freedom to create novel functions or combinations of functions. This emerging field of structured surfaces is poorly defined. This paper attempts to define structured surfaces, and then to provide examples of such surfaces for a variety of applications. Manufacturing and metrology are also discussed.
Citation
Cirp Annals-Manufacturing Technology
Volume
Vol 48 Number 2

Keywords

micro-optics, structured surfaces, surface metrology

Citation

Evans, C. and Bryan, J. (1999), Structured, textured or engineered surfaces, Cirp Annals-Manufacturing Technology (Accessed April 20, 2024)
Created January 1, 1999, Updated February 19, 2017