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Smarter Alloys’ Multiple Memory Material™ provides new capabilities to existing shape memory material applications and extends the reach of these smart materials into new markets. A platform technology, new applications for Multiple Memory Material are being discovered every day. Smarter Alloys is enriching the functionality of traditional devices in the medical and dental industries. The company is introducing shape memory alloys to the automotive, aerospace, electronics, and consumer goods such as sports equipment and apparel.

Medical Devices
  • Multiple pseudoelastic stress plateaus in a single device
  • Local shape memory effect programmability
  • Steerable guide wires
  • Multiple stiffness region stents
  • Heart valves
stent
Dental and Orthodontics
  • Programmable orthodontic archwires
  • Thermomechanically activated orthodontic appliances
  • Multiple pseudoelastic stress tools
canine
Automotive
  • Passively controlled thermomechanical actuators
  • Activley controlled thermomechanical actuators
  • Self-biasing shape memory alloy devices
  • Lightweight components and systems
  • Underhood and in-cabin applications
car
Aerospace
  • Passive and active control thermomechanical actuators
  • Self-biasing shape memory alloy devices
  • Lightweight in-cabin components and systems
wing
Electronics
  • Micro-electrical mechanical systems
  • Energy harvesting applications
  • Micro camera autofocus and image stabilization
  • Multiple temperature thermomechanical actuation
camera
Consumer Goods
  • Variable pseudoelastic property materials
  • Tailored flex applications
  • Sporting goods
  • Thermally activated apparel
  • Thermomechanically actuated housewares
clubs