Modeling the Behavior of Shape Memory Alloy Structures
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side B
Chad Landis, Professor, University of Texas at Austin, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics and Institute for Computational Engineering and Science
I will present recent work on the modeling of the structural response of shape memory alloy tubes, bars, and beams. We have developed a new constitutive model that captures pseudoelastic transformation induced recoverable deformation in SMAs including the strong asymmetries in the tensile and compressive responses....
Carpenter, Ruby Nell