Fabrication of Multi – Oxides Thin Film on Iron – Base Metal by Laser Color Marking Technique


Coloring on stainless steel by pulsed laser irradiation seemed like anodic oxidation surface but drawing fine art. The coloring area shows monochromatic surface, not optical interference coloring. Usually color marking by laser showed rainbow color, but in this technique the coloring area showed monochromatic.... why?

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Kano, S., Niino, H., Sato, T. et al. Fabrication of Multi – Oxides Thin Film on Iron – Base Metal by Laser Color Marking Technique. MRS Online Proceedings Library 1000, 619 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1557/PROC-1000-L06-19

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