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TIPS AND TRICKS FOR CHARACTERIZING SHAPE MEMORY ALLOY WIRE: PART 4 – THERMO-MECHANICAL COUPLING
Article first published online: 4 MAR 2010
© 2010, Society for Experimental Mechanics
Volume 34, Issue 2, pages 63–80, March/April 2010
How to Cite
Churchill, C.B., Shaw, J.A. and Iadicola, M.A. (2010), TIPS AND TRICKS FOR CHARACTERIZING SHAPE MEMORY ALLOY WIRE: PART 4 – THERMO-MECHANICAL COUPLING. Experimental Techniques, 34: 63–80. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-1567.2010.00619.x
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