Publications

Journal Articles

Furst, S. J., Crews, J. H., and Seelecke, S. “Modeling and Experimental Characterization of the Stress, Strain, and Resistance of Two Opposing SMA Actuator-Wires with Controlled Power Input.”  Journal of Intelligent Systems and Structures.  (accepted March, 2013.).         

Furst, S. J., Bumgarner, D., and Seelecke, S. “Quantification of the Effectiveness of Various Adhesives in Holding an SMA Actuator Wire during Joule Heating.”  Journal of Adhesion.  v 89, n 4, p 301-322. April 1, 2013.                     

Furst, S. J., Bunget, G., and Seelecke, S. “Design and Fabrication of a Bat-Inspired Flapping-Flight Platform Using Shape Memory Alloy Muscles and Joints.”  Smart Materials and Structures.  v 22, n 1. January, 2013

Furst, S. J., Crews, J. H., and Seelecke, S. “Numerical and Experimental Analysis of the Effect of a Thermal-Boundary-Layer-Induced Inhomogeneity on the Behavior of SMA Wire.”  Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics.  v 24, n 4-6, p 485-504. November, 2012. 

Furst, S. J., Seelecke, S. “Modeling and Experimental Characterization of the Stress, Strain, and Resistance of SMA Actuator Wires with Controlled Power Input.”  Journal of Intelligent Material Structures and Systems.  v 23, n 11, p 1233-1247. July 2012.

Furst, S. J., Dow, T. A., Garrard, K., and Sohn, A.  “Automated Part Centering with Impulse Actuation.”  Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering. Vol. 132.  February 2010.