J. Phys. IV France
Volume 11, Numéro PR8, Novembre 2001Fifth European Symposium on Martensitic Transformations and Shape Memory Alloys
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J. Phys. IV France 11 (2001) Pr8-3-Pr8-9
Perspective of research on martensitic transformations : Present and futureK. Otsuka
National Institute for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research (NAIR), MITI, 1-1-4 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8562, Japan
Substantial progress has been made recently on the study of martensitic transformations both in fundamentals and in applications. These recent developments are briefly reviewed and future directions are suggested. It will been shown that this is still quite a promising field for research in materials science and engineering.
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