Chapter 8. Principles of Self-Healing in Metals and Alloys: An Introduction

  1. Dr. Swapan Kumar Ghosh
  1. Michele V. Manuel

Published Online: 14 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch8

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

How to Cite

Manuel, M. V. (2008) Principles of Self-Healing in Metals and Alloys: An Introduction, in Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications (ed S. K. Ghosh), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch8

Editor Information

  1. ProCoat India Private Ltd., Kalayaninagar, Pune-411 014, India

Author Information

  1. University of Florida, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, 152 Rhines Hall, P.O. Box 116400, Gainesville, FL 32611-6400, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318292

Online ISBN: 9783527625376

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Keywords:

  • metal–matrix composite;
  • shape memory alloy;
  • SMA wire;
  • matrix aging;
  • finite element model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Liquid-based Healing Mechanism

  • Healing in the Solid State: Precipitation-assisted Self-healing Metals

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References