Accession Number : AD1029454


Title :   Metals Additive Manufacturing. Great Promise in Mitigating Shortages but Some Risks Remain


Descriptive Note : Journal Article


Corporate Author : Institute for Defense Analyses Alexandria


Personal Author(s) : Miller,Drew ; Morris,Ed ; Colvin,Greg


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1029454.pdf


Report Date : 01 Nov 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : Additive manufacturing (AM) is revolutionizing the way parts are designed and manufactured, shrinking development and delivery cycle times, and yielding improved performance at a lower cost per part.


Descriptors :   additive manufacturing , RISK ANALYSIS , manufacturing , METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES , fabrication , alloys , Metal powders , lasers , manufacturing engineering


Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Printing and Graphic Arts


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE