17 April 2007 Design of active composites
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
This paper is aimed at to discuss two cases of active composites, (i) ferromagnetic shape memory alloy composites, and (ii) piezoelectric ceramic-shape memory alloy composites. Here we discuss the merits of designing such active composites, for use as possible actuator materials. To optimize the nano-/micro-structures of such composites, we developed analytical models based on Eshelby type modeling. Based on the modeling study; a few cases of optimized active composites are suggested.
© (2007) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Minoru Taya, S. Gururaja, O. C. Namli, J. K. Lee, "Design of active composites", Proc. SPIE 6526, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional and Composite Materials 2007, 652614 (17 April 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.717236; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.717236
PROCEEDINGS
7 PAGES


SHARE
Back to Top