shape memory alloy

4-D Technology Allows Self-folding of Complex Objects

Using components made from smart shape-memory materials with slightly different responses to heat, researchers have

This Breakthrough Shape-Memory Metal Practically Never Wears Out

A new shape memory material stays strong even after tens of millions of transformations. It

The test shows that the retrofitted FeSMA strips pre-stress the reinforced concrete beam, increasing its load carrying capacity. ©Empa
A Shape-Conscious Alloy: New materials for the building industry

Shape memory alloys, or SMAs, possess the ability to return to their original shape after

Shape Memory Breakthrough: Berkeley Lab Researchers Discover Nanoscale Shape-Memory Oxide

This discovery opens the door to applications in a wide range of fields, including medical,