Collaborative R&D Project 2018

Qualification Guidelines for LMD – LMD Procedure Specification

© Fraunhofer ILT, Foto: Volker Lannert

How is a WPS for LMD supposed to be designed in order to reproduce products with standard quality?


Challenge and Motivation

  • Defining guidelines to provide instructions for LMD fabricated parts for turbomachinery
  • Specifications for the characterization of process, testing and evaluation have to be defined


  • Development of a framework for the documentation of the LMD process
  • Definition of a guideline for quality assurance of LMD produced parts

Background and own Contributions

  • LMD Process Know-how