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Author Nitinol, Superelastic ♦ Duerig, Tom W.
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Finite Element Analysis ♦ Cyclic Property ♦ Stabilized Material Response ♦ Cycle Count ♦ Recent Cyclic Test ♦ Stabilized Complex Nonlinear Mechanical Response ♦ Material Mechanical Property ♦ Superelastic Nitinol Tubing ♦ Several Ten ♦ New Direct Cycling Method ♦ Original Material Response ♦ Experimental Discovery
Abstract Abstract: Recent cyclic tests on superelastic Nitinol tubing revealed that material’s mechanical property quickly stabilized after several tens of cycle counts. The stabilized material’s response is drastically different from the original material response. This paper presents the experimental discoveries and Finite Element Analyses (FEA) using ABAQUS to simulate the stabilized material response. The results show that the stabilized complex nonlinear mechanical response of Nitinol can be modeled very effectively and accurately using Abaqus with the new “Direct Cycling” method. 1.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article