What are Smart Materials? Online links – 1st glance
How Shape-Memory Materials Remember – with some diverse examples
See various posts by others on the question above. From Shape Memory Polymers (SMP), Shape Memory Alloys (SMA) and Shape Memory Foam (SMF) to novel applications and conference calls.
I will be posting more on definitive definitions, types and designers and engineer’s items of interest of these materials including ‘Shape Memory Materials’ (SMM). This will be followed by a book on the topic.
FYI: Various related this blog:
Shape Memory Material Blog (also Smart Materials)
Design for Disassembly Blog but it’s a cross blog topic:
What “could be” …. current R&D and master website:
ActiveDisassembly.com’s Blog (this website)