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What does AFM stand for?

AFM stands for Abrasive Flow Machining

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The topics include recent research on magnesium alloy melting technology, abrasive flow machining for the outer rotor of a cycloidal pump, the dynamic analysis of the leveling mechanism of a new goose-neck jib gondola, simulation research on the climbing ability of a shovel loader with four tracks, and a piezoelectric energy harvester for wireless sensors.
Specializes in deburring, polishing, and edge conditioning of metal workpieces via abrasive flow machining, electrolytic machining, and thermal energy method.
A small sampling of topics: three dimensional highway real-time visual system design and application; optimal size of China's fiscal expenditure and policy evaluation (1978-2006); analysis of flowing characteristics of abrasive flow machining in silt; and a novel hyperchaotic system and its circuit implementation.
Automakers and the racing industry are the latest beneficiaries of abrasive flow machining (AFM), a process discovered over 35 years ago to deburr and finish complex internal passageways on critical aircraft hydraulic and fuel system components.
The variety of processes now used range from more advanced manufacturing processes such as rapid prototyping and abrasive flow machining to traditional machining, grinding, welding, drilling, and tapping processes that have been fine-tuned to the precision needs of the medical industry.