Applications

Collaboration among CASMART members:

  • Facilitates fundamental improvements in our understanding of SMAs
  • Enables the development of SMA supporting technology
  • Leads directly to exciting new applications for the aerospace industry

SMA aerospace and generic applications include:

  • Variable Geometry Chevrons
  • Reconfigurable Rotor Blade
  • Active Hinge Pin Actuator
  • Variable Area Nozzle
  • Wind Tunnel Models (Active Chevron)
  • Locking Mechanisms
  • Thermal Switches
  • Oil Exploration Applications

Applications