shape memory alloy

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shape memory alloy

[′shāp ¦mem·rē ′al‚ȯi]
(metallurgy)
An alloy that, after being deformed, can recover its original shape when it is heated.
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The Speed Triad implant, BME's newest addition to the Speed product line, is made of the shape memory metal Nitinol and is designed with a bowing bridge and a converging proximal leg that provides compression along the long axis of the bone segments.
Plated metal frames can be easily soldered, whereas titanium and memory metal frames require laser soldering, which is expensive.
Materials like plastic, metal and memory metal can also be specified within the search results as can the frame width.
This one from Griffin, however, fashioned from memory metal, is about the slickest there is.
This one from Griffin, fashioned from memory metal, is about the slickest there is.
Shape memory alloys (SMA, smart metal, memory metal, memory alloy, muscle wire, smart alloy) are alloys that "remembers" their original, cold-forged shape by returning to the pre-deformed shape by heating.
Shape memory alloys (SMA, smart metal, memory metal, memory alloy, muscle wire, smart alloy) are alloys that "remeber" their original, cold-forged shape by returning to the pre-deformed shape by heating (Gumpel & Mitautoren, 2004).
San Antonio, TX), global leader in orthopaedic memory metal implant technology, announced today that on July 20th the Honorable Judge Laura Taylor Swain ordered that all proceedings in the patent infringement lawsuit between BME and InteliFUSE, Inc.
SO, when your specs are bent after being dropped in the footwell or accidentally sat on - just remember the memory metal.
From magnetic clip technology to memory metal eyewear and other popular innovations, Aspex continues to reinvent and push technological limits to create new, accessible choices for the optical consumer.
BME is a reconstructive bone fusion product company and the worldwide leader in the understanding of memory metal and its orthopedic applications.
It is important to note that these glasses are made from either metal, memory metal or a mix and match combination of materials.