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Thin Films of Active Materials

Bhattacharya, K. (2005) Thin Films of Active Materials. In: Nonlinear Homogenization and its Applications to Composites, Polycrystals and Smart Materials. NATO Science Series II. No.170. Kluwer Academic Publishers , New York, NY, pp. 15-44. ISBN 978-1-4020-2621-8.

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This paper summarizes some recent developments in the study of the mechanics of thin films motivated by the use of active materials in making microactuators.

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Additional Information:© 2004 Kluwer Academic Publishers. It is a pleasure to recall the enjoyable collaborations with R.D. James and Y.C. Shu. I am happy to acknowledge the partial support of the National Science Foundation (CMS-9457573), the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (MURI: F49620-98-1-0433) and the Army Research Office (MURI: DAAD19-01-1-0517).
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Army Research Office (ARO)DAAD19-01-1-0517
Series Name:NATO Science Series II
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