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Shape Memory Polymers and Hybrids

Published: May 01, 2013

Session 8: Shape Memory Polymers and Hybrids (11

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Shape Memory Phenomenon Based Sensors

Published: May 01, 2013
Authors: W.M. Huang, C. Tang, K.H. Peh, Nanyang Technological University, X.L. Wu, Jiangsu University, X.T. Jiang, M. Wei, Nanjing Licong New Materials Ltd

The conventionally defined shape memory effect (SME), which was coined since the phenomenon was found in some special alloys (traditionally known as shape memory alloys, SMAs) since 1930s, has been expanded greatly, in particular, with the emerging of a range of polymeric shape memory materials (SMMs) in recent couple of years.

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Shape Memory Materials in Medicine

Published: May 01, 2013

Session 5: Shape Memory Materials in Medicine (24

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SMST-2014: Proceedings of the International Conference on Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies, A Complete Set of Graphical Abstracts (Pacific Grove, CA, May 12-16, 2014)

Published: 2014

This year's conference will draw attendance from leading companies and professionals from all over the world. Speakers representing industry, government policy makers, as well as academic scholars and researchers will present and discuss the latest topics in quantitative analysis and material processing, focusing on strategies, concepts and techniques.

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Mechanical and Infrared Thermography Analysis of Shape Memory Polyurethane

Published: May 01, 2013
Authors: Elzbieta Alicja Pieczyska, Michal Maj, Katarzyna Kowalczyk-Gajewska, Maria Staszczak, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research PAS, Hisaaki Tobushi, Aichi Institute of Technology, Shunichi Hayashi, SMP Technologies Inc., Mariana Cristea, Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry

Initial experimental evaluation of a new polyurethane shape memory polymer (PU-SMP) subjected to uniaxial tension carried out at different strain rates is presented. The stress and strain data were recorded and temperature changes from the SMP specimen surface was determined using fast and sensitive infrared camera.

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Amorphous Polymer Network Shape Memory Prediction

Published: May 01, 2013
Authors: Juan Sebastian Arrieta, Julie Diani, Pierre Gilormini, Arts et M├ętiers ParisTech

Shape memory polymers find applications in aerospace [1], textiles [2] and largely in medical devices [3].

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