Smarter Alloys to introduce SmartArchâ„¢ at AAO 2015

Smarter Alloys will introduce a revolutionary new technology for orthodontic treatment at the Annual Session of the American Association of Orthodontists in San Francisco, California, May 16-19, 2015. SmartArch is the first and only …

New Corporate Headquarters

Smarter Alloys is proud to announce the completion of its move to the new corporate headquarters in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The new facility brings research, product development, manufacturing and quality assurance under one roof. …

Medical Devices
Programmable shape memory effect and multiple pseudoelasticity
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  • Steerable guide wires
  • Stents with variable stiffness
  • Cardiac devices
Dental and Orthodontics
Biomechanically optimized archwires and dental appliances
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  • SmartArch orthodontic archwires
  • Thermomechanically activated orthodontic appliances
  • Variable stiffness dental tools
Automotive
Passively and activley controlled thermomechanical actuators
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  • Temperature control
  • Closure latches
  • Vehicle lightweighting
Aerospace
Lightweight actively controlled actuation
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  • Control surface actuation
  • Rotary indexing actuators
  • Lightweight in-cabin components and systems
Electronics
Micro-electrical mechanical systems
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  • Energy harvesting devices
  • Micro-camera autofocus
  • Image stabilization
Consumer Goods
Smart devices for everyday life
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  • Sporting goods
  • Thermally activated apparel
  • Fire control systems

Smarter
Adds a new dimension to SMA devices, enabling smarter functions and new applications.
Lighter
Material that functions like a machine. Replace several motors, gears, springs and connectors with a single wire.
Reliable
Replace several moving parts, reducing the failure points and simplifying operation.
Efficient
Enables lighter devices and operates with very low power, or no power at all.