Accession Number:

ADA495804

Title:

Symposium on Using Mechanics to Discover New Materials. Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science (45th) held in Urbana-Champaign, Illinois on 12-15 October 2008

Descriptive Note:

Conference proceedings (abstracts only)

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA OFFICE OF SPONSORED RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-12-21

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The objective of this proposal is to support a symposium on using modern theoretical mechanics theories to discover new materials. Examples include low-hysteretic media which would revolutionize actuators and ferromagnetic shape-memory alloys which would provide interesting, reconfigurable antennas.

Subject Categories:

  • Miscellaneous Materials
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE