TIPS AND TRICKS FOR CHARACTERIZING SHAPE MEMORY ALLOY WIRE: PART 2—FUNDAMENTAL ISOTHERMAL RESPONSES

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  • C.B. Churchill,

    1. C.B. Churchill (churchc@umich.edu) is a graduate student and J.A. Shaw is an associate professor with the Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. M.A. Iadicola is a staff scientist in the Metallurgy Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD.
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  • J.A. Shaw,

    1. C.B. Churchill (churchc@umich.edu) is a graduate student and J.A. Shaw is an associate professor with the Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. M.A. Iadicola is a staff scientist in the Metallurgy Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD.
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  • M.A. Iadicola

    1. C.B. Churchill (churchc@umich.edu) is a graduate student and J.A. Shaw is an associate professor with the Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. M.A. Iadicola is a staff scientist in the Metallurgy Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD.
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