Doc Brown's Chemistry Revision Notes - Smart Materials and Materials Science
What are smart materials? Why are they so useful? Applications - what are they used for?
ALPHABETICAL LIST of materials, effects etc. mentioned on these pages: Smart Materials Science INDEX * CARBON FIBRES * CHROMOGENIC MATERIALS * ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS * GORETEX * HALOCHROMIC MATERIALS * HIGH PERFORMANCE POLYMERS * KEVLAR * LYCRA * MAGNETIC SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS * MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS * NITINOL * pH SENSITIVE POLYMERS * PHOTOCHROMIC MATERIALS * PHOTOMECHANICAL MATERIALS * PIEZO ELECTRIC EFFECT-MATERIALS * PTFE * SELF-HEALING MATERIALS * SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS * SHAPE MEMORY POLYMERS * SPANDEX * TEFLON * TEMPERATURE-RESPONSIVE POLYMERS * THERMOCHROMIC MATERIALS * THINSULATE *
INTRODUCTION TO SMART MATERIALS
Examples of Smart Materials and 'smart effects' and other examples of 'Materials Science'
Part 4 LYCRA-SPANDEX
PART 8 CARBON FIBRES
Revise for KS4 Science GCSE/IGCSE/O level Chemistry Revision Notes for information studying revising for AQA GCSE Science, Edexcel 360 Science/IGCSE Chemistry & OCR 21stC Science, OCR Gateway Science (and courses equal to US grades 9-10) and Revision notes for GCE Advanced Subsidiary Level AS Advanced Level A2 IB Revise AQA OCR Edexcel Salters CIE revising courses for pre-university pre-U students (equal to US grade 11 and grade 12 and Honours/honors level courses)
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