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Shape Memory Alloy Engineering

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The latest research developments and techniques in modeling and design of shape memory alloys for aerospace and related industries

Table of Contents

  1. Cover image
  2. Title page
  3. Table of Contents
  4. Copyright
  5. Dedication
  6. List of Contributors
  7. About the Editors-in-Chief
  8. About the Contributors
  9. Preface
  10. Section 1. Introduction
    1. Introduction
    2. Chapter 1. Historical Background and Future Perspectives
      1. 1.1. Introduction
      2. 1.2. List of Symbols
      3. 1.3. Shape Memory Alloys
      4. 1.4. Gold-Based Alloys
      5. 1.5. Nitinol
      6. 1.6. Copper-Based Alloys
      7. 1.7. Iron-Based Alloys
      8. 1.8. SMA Community
      9. 1.9. Future Perspectives
      10. 1.10. Summary Tables
  11. Section 2. Material
    1. Introduction
    2. Chapter 2. Phenomenology of Shape Memory Alloys
      1. 2.1. Introduction
      2. 2.2. List of Symbols
      3. 2.3. General Characteristics and the Martensitic Transformations
      4. 2.4. Functional Properties of SMAs
      5. 2.5. Porous NiTi
      6. 2.6. Magnetic Shape Memory Alloys
      7. 2.7. Conclusions
    3. Chapter 3. Experimental Characterization of Shape Memory Alloys
      1. 3.1. Introduction
      2. 3.2. List of Symbols
      3. 3.3. Calorimetric Investigations
      4. 3.4. Thermomechanical Characterization: Tests and Parameters
      5. 3.5. Complete Experimental Characterization of Thermal and Mechanical Properties
      6. 3.6. Electrical Resistance Measurements
      7. 3.7. Neutron Diffraction Analysis
      8. 3.8. Conclusion
    4. Chapter 4. Manufacturing of Shape Memory Alloys
      1. 4.1. Introduction
      2. 4.2. List of Symbols
      3. 4.3. Melting Process of SMA
      4. 4.4. Traditional Working Process of SMA Materials
      5. 4.5. New Technologies of Preparation of SMA Products
      6. 4.6. Thermomechanical Process to Optimize the Functional Properties of SMA
      7. 4.7. Near Net Shape Process
      8. 4.8. Ecocompatibility of SMA
  12. Section 3. Modelling
    1. Introduction
    2. Chapter 5. 1D SMA Models
      1. 5.1. Introduction
      2. 5.2. List of Symbols
      3. 5.3. Nonkinetic Models
      4. 5.4. Advanced Models with Training Effect
      5. 5.5. Conclusions
    3. Chapter 6. SMA Constitutive Modeling and Analysis of Plates and Composite Laminates
      1. 6.1. Introduction
      2. 6.2. List of Symbols
      3. 6.3. Three-dimensional Phenomenological Constitutive Model for SMA
      4. 6.4. Plate and Laminate Models for SMA Applications
      5. 6.5. Numerical Results
      6. 6.6. Conclusions
    4. Chapter 7. SMAs in Commercial Codes
      1. 7.1. Introduction
      2. 7.2. Superelastic SMAs within SIMULIA Abaqus Solver
      3. 7.3. Integration of SMAs within COMSOL Multiphysics Solver
      4. 7.4. Integration of SMAs within ANSYS Solver
      5. 7.5. Integration of SMAs within MSC.Nastran Solver
      6. 7.6. Applications
      7. 7.7. Conclusions
  13. Section 4. Aeronautics
    1. Introduction
    2. Chapter 8. Design and Industrial Manufacturing of SMA Components
      1. 8.1. Introduction
      2. 8.2. List of Symbols
      3. 8.3. Design of SMA Components
      4. 8.4. Manufacturing of SMA Components
      5. 8.5. Conclusions
    3. Chapter 9. Design of SMA-Based Structural Actuators
      1. 9.1. Introduction
      2. 9.2. List of Symbols
      3. 9.3. Requirements for the Design of an SMA-Based Actuator
      4. 9.4. Design of an SMA-Based Integrated System: Force–Displacement/Stress–Strain Plane
      5. 9.5. Computation of the Working Points
      6. 9.6. Computation of Structural Rigidity as Perceived by the SMA Element
      7. 9.7. Design of an Arc SMA-Based Actuator
      8. 9.8. Design of an X-Shaped SMA-Based Actuator
      9. 9.9. Conclusions
    4. Chapter 10. SMA for Aeronautics
      1. 10.1. Introduction
      2. 10.2. List of Symbols
      3. 10.3. Aeronautical Applications: Overview
      4. 10.4. Morphing Flap Architecture Based on SMA Actuators: Design and Validation Process
      5. 10.5. Morphing Architecture Based on Distributed Actuators within the Structure
      6. 10.6. Morphing Architecture Based on SMA Actuated Rib Mechanism
      7. 10.7. Morphing Architectures Comparison and Technology Readiness Level
      8. 10.8. Conclusions
  14. Section 5. Biomedical & Civil Engineering
    1. Introduction
    2. Chapter 11. SMA Biomedical Applications
      1. 11.1. Introduction
      2. 11.2. Orthodontics
      3. 11.3. Orthopedics
      4. 11.4. General Surgery
      5. 11.5. Colorectal Surgery
      6. 11.6. Otolaryngology
      7. 11.7. Neurosurgery
      8. 11.8. Ophthalmology
      9. 11.9. Urology
      10. 11.10. Gynecology and Andrology
      11. 11.11. Physiotherapy
      12. 11.12. Other Applications: Active Prostheses and Robot-Assisted Surgery
      13. 11.13. Conclusion
    3. Chapter 12. SMA Cardiovascular Applications and Computer-Based Design
      1. 12.1. Introduction
      2. 12.2. Cardiovascular Devices: an Overview
      3. 12.3. Examples of Computer-Based Design
      4. 12.4. Conclusions
    4. Chapter 13. Applications of Shape Memory Alloys in Structural Engineering
      1. 13.1. Introduction
      2. 13.2. List of Symbols
      3. 13.3. Energy Dissipation Systems: Braced Frames
      4. 13.4. Isolation SMA-Based Devices
      5. 13.5. Damping Devices for Bridge Structures
      6. 13.6. SMA-Based Structural Connections
      7. 13.7. Buildings and Bridges Structural Retrofit with SMA
      8. 13.8. SMAs as Reinforcing Material in Concrete Structures
      9. 13.9. Self-Rehabilitation Using SMA
      10. 13.10. Conclusions
  15. Index