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Fabrication and Processing of Shape Memory Alloys


Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Also part of the Manufacturing and Surface Engineering book sub series (BRIEFSMANUFACT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Kush Mehta, Kapil Gupta
    Pages 1-7
  3. Kush Mehta, Kapil Gupta
    Pages 9-37
  4. Kush Mehta, Kapil Gupta
    Pages 39-60
  5. Kush Mehta, Kapil Gupta
    Pages 61-81
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 83-84

About this book


This book showcases different processes of fabrication and processing applied to shape memory alloys. It provides details and collective information on working principles, process mechanisms, salient features, novel aspects, process capabilities, properties of material and unique applications of shape memory alloys. The recent progress on fabrication and processing are specially addressed in this book. It covers major topics of manufacturing such as machining, joining, welding and processing of shape memory alloys.



Additive Manufacturing friction stir processing High Pressure Torsion Equal Channel Angular Processing Selective Laser Sintering Selective Laser Melting Laser Engineered Net Shaping Electron Beam Melting Solid State Welding Beam Welgind Processes non-conventional maching shape memory efect deformation mechanism

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of TechnologyPandit Deendayal Petroleum UniversityGandhinagarIndia
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering TechnologyUniversity of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa

About the authors

Dr. Kush Mehta is an Assistant Professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department, School of Technology (SOT), at Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar, India. His current research activities cover areas of advance welding technology, dissimilar materials joining, friction stir welding, advance material processings, hybrid welding and joining techniques. 

Dr. Kapil Gupta is an Associate Professor at the Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Technology, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. Advanced machining processes, sustainable manufacturing, precision engineering and gear technology are his areas of interest and specialization. 

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Fabrication and Processing of Shape Memory Alloys
  • Authors Kush Mehta
    Kapil Gupta
  • Series Title SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
  • Series Abbreviated Title SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-99306-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-99307-2
  • Series ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series E-ISSN 2191-5318
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 84
  • Number of Illustrations 20 b/w illustrations, 32 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Metallic Materials
    Manufacturing, Machines, Tools, Processes
    Solid Mechanics
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