Machining of Microshapes and Features

  • Asma PerveenEmail author
  • Carlo Molardi
Part of the Engineering Materials book series (ENG.MAT.)


Accelerated trend of miniaturization and thereby increasing use of microfeatures and microparts have tremendously encouraged scientists and engineers to develop new techniques for their precision fabrication. Considering that, this chapter introduces various machining techniques for microfeature fabrication, their capabilities, salient features and associated surface integrity aspects. It also reviews the past work and highlights recent technological development in this area.


Microholes Laser machining Electro discharge machining Electrochemical discharge machining 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringNazarbayev UniversityAstanaRepublic of Kazakhstan
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Electronics EngineeringNazarbayev UniversityAstanaRepublic of Kazakhstan

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