Accession Number:

ADA254604

Title:

Recent Advances in Adaptive and Sensory Materials and Their Applications. Proceedings of a Conference Held in Blacksburg, Virginia on April 27-29, 1992

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND STATE UNIV BLACKSBURG

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

833.0

Abstract:

This report includes the following topics Electromechanical Properties of Smart Materials Effective Medium Theories for Piezoelectric Composites Sensitivity Analysis for a Dynamic Model of Phase Transitions in Materials with Memory Distributed Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Analysis of Shape Memory Alloy Actuators Stress Driven Instability in Non-Hydrostatically Stressed Crystals and Its Role in the Problems of Crystalline Thin Films Computational Methods for Identification and Feedback Control in Structures with Piezoceramic Actuators and Sensors A Finite Dimensional Model Problem in Ferromagnetism Numerical Minimization of Free Energy Functions for Diffusionless Phase Transitions and Existence Results for Large Deformations of Magnetostrictive Materials.

Subject Categories:

  • Miscellaneous Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE