Category: Medical device
Inventors: John Gary Bledsoe, Berton Roy Moed, Dongfa Li
Summary: An efficient method to reduce product wastes due to inaccurate transformation temperatures for shape memory products and parts, which provides a useful method for optimizing shape memory alloys phase transformation temperatures and mechanical properties by using heat treatment procedures below 250 degrees C. for extended dwell times.
Patent: US patent 8,216,398
Manager: Stephanie Kimzey