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Computer Analysis of the Morphology of Ordered Surface Topography of 15kh13mf Steel After Pulse Laser Treatment

We identify and perform the quantitative analysis the digital images of ordered surface topography for 15Kh13MF steel after its treatment by powerful laser pulses. We estimate the state of the surface after its irradiation in different media. It is shown that the topography formed on the surface of the modified material has characteristics of a wavy structure. For this structure, we determine certain integral parameters of the image.

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Translated from Fizyko-Khimichna Mekhanika Materialiv, Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 79–86, November–December, 2013.

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Marushchak, P.O., Konovalenko, I.V., Mochars’kyi, V.S. et al. Computer Analysis of the Morphology of Ordered Surface Topography of 15kh13mf Steel After Pulse Laser Treatment. Mater Sci 49, 796–804 (2014).

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  • pulse laser treatment
  • quantitative analysis of the surface morphology
  • parameters of the surface topography