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Direct metal deposition (DMD) is a manufacturing technique that manufactures solid metal parts from bottom to top using powdered metal and a focused laser. In this research, the swept volume technique was used as framework to develop a computer program to perform volumetric visualization of the deposition process as a pre-processor, before the actual metal deposition commences.
Fehe, Sufyan S.D., "Visualization And Collision Detection Of Direct Metal Deposition" (2012). Theses. 83.