14 Mar, 2013
PRESENTATION: Nitinol is an alloy composed of nickel and titanium that has shape memory. At low temperatures it is a material that can be deformed easily, while at higher temperatures it becomes hard and fragile. The transition between states due to temperature is sudden.
- Undergraduate investigation of nitinol, Jane A. Slezak and Ronald W. Veresko, Phys. Teach. 30, 42 (1992)