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Erratum to: Defect Formation Mechanisms in Selective Laser Melting: A Review

Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering201730:184

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The original article was published in Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering 2017 30:121

1 Erratum to: Chin. J. Mech. Eng. (2017) 30:515–527 DOI 10.1007/s10033-017-0121-5

The article Defect Formation Mechanisms in Selective Laser Melting: A Review written by Bi Zhang, Yongtao Li and Qian Bai was originally published Online First without open access. After publication in volume 30, issue 3, pages 515–527 the author decided to opt for Open Choice and to make the article an open access publication. Therefore, the copyright of the article has been changed to © The Author(s) 2017 and the article is forthwith distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (, which permits use, duplication, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made.


Authors’ Affiliations

Key Laboratory for Precision and Non-traditional Machining Technology of Ministry of Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, 116024, China
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA


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