J. Phys. IV France 01 (1991) C4-151-C4-156
ELEMENTS OF STRUCTURE CALCULATION FOR SHAPE MEMORY DEVICEY. GILLET, E. PATOOR and M. BERVEILLER
Institut Supérieur de Génie Mécanique et Productique, Université de Metz, Ile du Saulcy, F-57045 Metz cedex, France
In order to dimension the mechanical elements made of shape memory alloys (SMA), a method based on phenomenological relation between stress and strain has been developed. This method and applications to pseudoelastic helical spring problems are described in this paper.
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