Materials Science » Metals and Nonmetals

Shape Memory Alloys

Edited by Corneliu Cismasiu, ISBN 978-953-307-106-0, 210 pages, Publisher: Sciyo, Chapters published October 18, 2010 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/58864
Edited Volume

In the last decades, the Shape Memory Alloys, with their peculiar thermo-mechanical properties, high corrosion and extraordinary fatigue resistance, have become more popular in research and engineering applications. This book contains a number of relevant international contributions related to their properties, constitutive models and numerical simulation, medical and civil engineering applications, as well as aspects related to their processing.