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14 January 2000 Cleaning of large area by excimer laser ablation
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Proceedings Volume 3887, High-Power Lasers in Civil Engineering and Architecture; (2000) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.375199
Event: Advanced High-Power Lasers and Applications, 1999, Osaka, Japan
Abstract
Surface removal technologies are being challenged from environmental and economic perspectives. This paper is concerned with laser ablation applied to large surface cleaning with an automatized excimer laser unit. The study focused on metallic surfaces that are oxidized and are representative of contaminated surfaces with radionuclides in a context of nuclear power plant maintenance. The whole system is described: laser, beam deliver, particle collection cell, real time control of cleaning processes. Results concerning surface laser interaction and substrate modifications are presented.
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Marc L. Sentis, Philippe Ch. Delaporte, Wladimir I. Marine, and Olivier P. Uteza "Cleaning of large area by excimer laser ablation", Proc. SPIE 3887, High-Power Lasers in Civil Engineering and Architecture, (14 January 2000); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.375199
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