Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Water-induced rapid hardening of shape memory foam||Authors:||Lim, Amos Xuan Qi||Keywords:||Engineering::Materials::Testing of materials||Issue Date:||2022||Publisher:||Nanyang Technological University||Source:||Lim, A. X. Q. (2022). Water-induced rapid hardening of shape memory foam. Final Year Project (FYP), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. https://hdl.handle.net/10356/157766||Project:||A270||Abstract:||In recent years, research into the applications of Shape Memory Materials (SMMs) in biomedical settings have been growing in popularity. Shape Memory Materials belong to a group of materials that possess a unique phenomenon called the Shape Memory Effect (SME). Shape Memory Materials can be deformed indefinitely and ‘memorise’ this temporary shape. It can then return to its original form after the right stimulus is applied. Shape Memory Materials such as hydrogels and shape memory polymers are popular in various fields because of its unique attributes such as malleability, flexibility, and biocompatibility with living tissue and organism. Hydrogels have been used in volumetric 3D printing in past research papers whereas shape memory polymers have been used in developments of band-aids and comfort fitting. The aim of this report is to explore other possible materials for biomedical usage.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/157766||Schools:||School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering||Fulltext Permission:||embargo_restricted_20250601||Fulltext Availability:||With Fulltext|
|Appears in Collections:||MAE Student Reports (FYP/IA/PA/PI)|
Files in This Item:
|Water-Induced Rapid Hardening of Shape Memory Foam.pdf|
|8.39 MB||Adobe PDF||Under embargo until Jun 01, 2025|
Updated on May 31, 2023
Items in DR-NTU are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.