13. Smart Materials

  1. Myer Kutz
  1. James A. Harvey

Published Online: 8 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch13

Handbook of Materials Selection

Handbook of Materials Selection

How to Cite

Harvey, J. A. (2002) Smart Materials, in Handbook of Materials Selection (ed M. Kutz), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. doi: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Myer Kutz Associates, Inc., Albany, NY, USA

Author Information

  1. Under the Bridge Consulting, Corvallis, Oregon, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471359241

Online ISBN: 9780470172551

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Keywords:

  • piezoelectric materials and effects;
  • Electrostriction;
  • magnetorestriction;
  • Electrorheological and magnetorheological;
  • stimuli-response behavior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Piezoelectric Materials

  • Electrostrictive Materials

  • Magnetostrictive Materials

  • Elastorestrictive Materials

  • Electrorheological Materials

  • Magnetorheological Materials

  • Thermoresponsive Materials

  • pH-Sensitive Materials

  • Light-Sensitive Materials

  • Smart Polymers

  • Smart (Intelligent) Gels (Hydrogels)

  • Smart Catalysts

  • Shape Memory Alloys

  • Unusual Behaviors of Materials

  • Comments, Concerns, and Conclusions

  • Future

  • References