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Smart materials are those which have one or more properties that changes significantly by reacting to the environment all by itself the reaction may exhibit itself as a change in volume, colour or viscosity and this may occur in response to a cha. The term smart material originated over 30 years ago to refer to any material capable of changing its properties automatically in response to an external stimulus since then, popular and academic interest in the topic has risen steadily.
Smart materials and structures is a multi-disciplinary journal dedicated to technical advances in (and applications of) smart materials, systems and structures including intelligent systems, sensing and actuation, adaptive structures, and active control. Pulsus invites all the participants to 4th international conference on innovative and smart materials scheduled during august 22-23, 2018 at osaka, japan.
Self-healing concrete concrete is the most widely used building material in the world but, however, has a negative characteristic concrete is a product where cracks can occur.
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