Centre for Laser Processing of Materials (CLPM)

The Centre for Laser Processing of Materials (CLPM) works towards development and promotion of laser-based manufacturing solutions for the Indian industry through:

  • Application oriented R&D towards demonstrating feasibility of laser processing route for specific industrial applications
  • Research towards better scientific understanding of various processes; and
  • Job works of specialized nature

    In the areas of 

    • Laser surface engineering (hardening, cladding, alloying, texturing)
    • Laser welding and brazing (including laser-arc hybrid)
    • Micro processing (surface texturing, drilling, scribing)
    • Laser based repair and refurbishment of components
    • Laser and laser assisted machining