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This report outlines the fabrication and improvement of a metal-droplet generator, which is used to conduct research to enhance the knowledge in the field of additive manufacturing. In this report, the droplet generator was tested and optimized in four parts. Finally, two types of high-speed cameras are used to record impact dynamics. However, more work and analyses es are needed in the future.

Document Type

Final Report

Author's School

McKelvey School of Engineering

Author's Department

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Class Name

Mechanical Engineering and Material Sciences Independent Study

Date of Submission


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