Text Box: SMART2004 Symposium







 (Chairman: Yong Liu)

Wednesday, November 24, 2004


SMART2004 Session # 1:     1.30 PM – 3.10 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: Rolf Gotthardt


1:30 PM

SMART-01, Prof. Van Humbeeck, Jan (Invited talk)

Active and passive damping of noise and vibrations through shape memory alloys: mechanisms and applications, KULeuven, Belgium, Jan Van Humbeeck and Sergey Kustov


2:00 PM

SMART-02, Prof. Miyazaki, S. (Invited talk)

Development of SMA thin films, applications and challenges remained, University of Tsukuba, Japan, S. Miyazaki


2:30 PM

SMART-03, Prof. Gotthardt, Rolf (Oral)

Ion irradiation of thin NiTi-SMA films, a technique to influence martensitic phase transformations and design new micro-actuators, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland, R. Gotthardt, T. Lagrange


2:50 PM

SMART-04, Prof. Ishida, A. (Oral)

Shape memory thin films formed with carrousel type magnetron sputtering apparatus, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan, A. Ishida, M. Sato, O. Tabata and W. Yoshikawa


TEA-BREAK:            3.10 – 3.30 PM


SMART2004 Session #2                   3.30 PM – 5.10 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: Yong Liu



3:30 PM

SMART-05, Prof. Lindroos, V. K. (Invited talk)

Recent breakthrough development of the MSM effect in Ni-Mn-Ga alloys, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, O. Söderberg, Y. Ge, A. Sozinov, S-P. Hannula and V. K. Lindroos


4:00 PM          

SMART-06, Prof. Chernenko, V. A. (Oral)

Transformation behavior of the Ni-Mn-Ga thin films, 1Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany, 2IMRAM, Tohoku University, Japan, 3National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tohoku Center, Japan, 4Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University, Japan, V.A. Chernenko, M. Ohtsuka, M. Kohl, V.V. Khovailo, T. Takagi


4:20 PM          

SMART-07, Prof. Ohba, Takuya (Oral)

Fundamental structure of Ni2MnGa intermediate phase having orthorhombic lattice, 1Department of Materials Science, Shimane University, Japan, 2Materials Science and Engineering, Osaka University, Japan, Takuya Ohba1, Naohiro Miyamoto, Takashi Fukuda, Tomoyuki Kakeshita and Kenichi Kato



SMART-08, Prof. Hu, C. T.  (Oral)

Magnetostrictive and shape memory properties of Fe-Pd alloys with Co and Pt additions, 1National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, ROC, 2Institute of Material Science, University of Silesia, Poland,  D. Vokoun, Y.W. Wang, T. Goryczka, and C.T. Hu


Thursday, November 25, 2004


SMART2004 Session #3                   8.30 AM – 10.40 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: Gunther Eggeler

8:30 AM

SMART-09, Prof. Sun, Qingping (Invited talk)

Macroscopic deformation instability in NiTi microtubing  experiment and modeling, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, P. R. China, Qingping Sun


9:00 AM

SMART-10, Dr. Khalil-Allafi, Jafar (Oral)

Landau free energy model for the B2 « R-Phase transition in a NiTi shape memory alloy, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, J. Khalil Allafi, W. W. Schmahl and T. Reinecke




9:20 AM

SMART-11, Prof. Liu, Yinong (Oral)

Mechanistic simulation of martensite reorientation deformation of polycrystalline NiTi, 1The University of Western Australia, Australia, 2Laboratoire Sols-Solides-Structures, UMR CNRS 5521, UJF –INPG, BP 53, 38041 Grenoble Cedex, France, Yinong Liu, D. Favier and L. Orgeas



SMART-12, Prof. Li, Yu-Long (Oral)

Superelastic behavior of NiTi SMA over a wide range of strain rates and temperatures, 1Northwestern Polytechnic University, China, 2Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, USA, Wei-Guo Guo, Yu-Long Li, Hong-Xia Zhou and Sia Nemat-Nasser



SMART-13, Dr. Ren, J. (Oral)

Mesh-free modeling and simulation of thermomechanical behaviour of shape memory alloys, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, J. Ren, K.M. Liew


10:20 AM

SMART-14, Mr. Wada, Kiyohide (Oral)

Shape recovery of a NiTi shape memory alloy under various pre-strain and constraint conditions, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Kiyohide Wada and Yong Liu


TEA BREAK:                        10.40 AM – 11.00 AM


SMART2004 Session #4                   11:00 AM – 12.20 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: VA Chernenko


11:00 AM

SMART-15, Prof. Lu, Li (Oral)

Ni-Mn-Ga ferromagnetic shape memory thin films prepared by pulsed laser ablation, National University of Singapore, Singapore, T. J. Zhu, L. Lu and M. O. Lai


11:20 AM

SMART-16, Dr. Ge, Yanling (Oral)

Investigation of magnetic domains in Ni-Mn-Ga alloys with SEM, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, Y. Ge, O. Heczko, O. Söderberg, S-P. Hannula and V. K. Lindroos


11:40 AM

SMART-17, Dr. Guo, Shihai (Oral)

Effect of doped elements on martensitic transformation in NiMnGa magnetic shape memory alloy, Central Iron and Steel Research Institute, China, Shihai Guo, Yanghuan Zhang, Baiyun Quan, Jianliang Li, Yan Qi and Xinlin Wang

12:00 AM

SMART-18, Mr. Xiong, Feng (Oral)

Thermally induced fracture of NiMnGa single crystal, 1Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2AdaptaMat Ltd., Yrityspiha 5, 00390 Helsinki, Finland, Feng Xiong, Yong Liu and E. Pagounis


LUNCH:         12.20 – 1.50 PM


SMART2004 Session #5       1.50 PM – 3.30 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: Lu Li


1:50 PM

SMART-19, Dr. Haga, Y. (Oral)

Medical and welfare applications of SMA micro-coil actuators, Tohoku University, Japan, Y. Haga, M. Mizushima, T. Matsunaga and M. Esashi


2:10 PM

SMART-20, Dr. Teh, Y. H. (Oral)

A new control system for fast motion control of SMA actuator wires, The Australian National University, Australia, Y. H. Teh and R. Featherstone


2:30 PM

SMART-21, Prof. Lee, Yun-Jung (Oral)

Control of SMA actuators using derivative compensator of hysteresis, Kyungpook National University, Korea, Byung-Jun Choi, Yun-Jung Lee


2:50 PM

SMART-22, Mr. Elwaleed, A. K. (Oral)

A new concept of a linear smart actuator, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, A. K. Elwaleed, N. Abdullah, M. J. Mohd Nor, M. M. Mohd


3:10 PM

SMART-23, Dr. Zhang, Jihua (Oral)

Two-way shape memory effect in γMn-Fe alloys, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, Peng Wenyi and Zhang Jihua


TEA BREAK:            3.30 PM – 3.50 PM


SMART2004 Session #6       3.50 PM – 5.30 PM


Room: Antica I

Chairman: Yinong Liu

3:50 PM

SMART-24, Prof. Eggeler, Gunther (Oral)

On the effect of aging on martensitic transformations in Ni-rich NiTi shape memory alloys, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, Gunther Eggeler, Jafar Khalil-Allafi, Susanne Gollerthan, Christoph Somsen, Wolfgang Schmahl, Denis Sheptyyakov


4:10 PM

SMART-25, Dr. Sawaguchi, T. (Oral)

The pseudo-elastic behavior of Fe-Mn-Si-based shape memory alloys containing Nb and C, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan, T. Sawaguchi, T. Kikuchi and S. Kajiwara


4:30 PM

SMART-26, Prof. Moumni, Z. (Oral)

Fatigue Analysis of Shape Memory Alloys, UME/ENSTA 32 Boulevard Victor 75015 Paris, France,

Z. Moumni, A. VanHerpen and P. Riberty


4:50 PM

SMART-27, Dr. Sampath, V. (Oral)

Studies on effect of grain refinement and thermal processing on shape memory characteristics of Cu-Al-Ni alloys, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, V. Sampath


5:10 PM

SMART-28, Dr. Yuan B. (Oral)

Control of porosity and superelasticity of porous NiTi shape memory alloy prepared by hot isostatic pressing, 1South China University of Technology, 2Dept. of Physics and Materials Science, City University of Hong Kong, China, B. Yuan, C. Y. Chung, M. Zhu


Friday, November 26, 2004


SMART2004 Session #7                   9.50 AM – 12.30 PM


Room: NTU LT 08

Chairman: Akira Ishida


9:50 AM

SMART-29, Prof. Nam, Tae-hyun (Oral)

Microstructures and shape memory characteristics of Ti-25Ni-25Cu (at%) alloy ribbons, Gyeongsang National University, Korea, Tae-hyun Nam, Soo-moon Park, Tae-yeon Kim and Yeon-wook Kim


10:10 AM

SMART-30, Ms. Cheng, Guiping (Oral)

The transformation characteristics of annealed Ti50Ni25Cu25 melt spun ribbons, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, G. P. Cheng and Z. L. Xie

10:30 AM

SMART-31, Prof. Liu Yinong (Oral)

Experimental investigations of machinability of Ni50.6Ti49.4 alloy, 1The University of Western Australia, Australia, 2Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, Singapore, H. Huang, H.Y. Zheng and Y.N. Liu


10:50 AM

SMART-32, Dr. Mohanchandra, K. P. (Oral)

Deposition and characterization of Ti-Ni-Pd and Ti-Ni-Pt shape memory alloy thin films, University of California, Los Angeles, USA, K.P. Mohanchandra, Daniel Shin and G.P. Carman


11:10 AM

SMART-33, Dr. Shishkovsky, I. V. (Oral)

Mechanical properties and shape memory effect in NiTi, synthesized via SLS method, P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute of Russian Academy of Science, Russia, I.V. Shishkovsky


11:30 AM

SMART-34, Prof. Li, Chuan (Oral)

Two-way shape memory alloy springs produced by re-heat treatment method, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, W. M. Huang, Chuan Li and E. K. Lee


11:50 AM

SMART-35, Mr. Abhilash, Vincent (Oral)

Composition analysis of NiTi thin films sputtered from mosaic target: synthesis and simulation, Indian Institute of Science, India, Abhilash Vincent, M.A. Sumesh and S. Mohan


Lunch: 12.10 PM – 1.50 PM


SMART2004 Session #8                   Panel discussion                 1.50 PM – 4.00 PM


Room: NTU LT 08


Tentative themes:


1.                    Mechanism and driving force of shape recovery in SMAs.

2.                    Detwinning/reorientation in magnetic shape memory materials, influencing factors and significance.