Description: Introduction to concepts related to the behavior of adaptive/smart materials and systems including modeling, analytical representations, and applications. Piezoelectric materials, shape memory alloys, electroactive polymers and magnetorheological fluids are considered. Co-convened with ME 575. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
No sections currently offered.
Prerequisite: (ME 240 and MAT 239 with grades of C or better and ME Fdtnl GPA Milestone for ME majors) or (ME 242 and MAT 239 with grades of C or better for non-ME majors) Pre- or Co requisite: MAT 362