Laser-Assisted Milling of Zirconia with Systematically Determined Machining Conditions
Toru Kizaki†, Yusuke Ito, Naohiko Sugita, and Mamoru Mitsuishi
Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
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