Using shape memory alloys
A Catalyst article describing the use of smart materials to help people with disabilities. Many more people with physical and mental disabilities are leading independent lives at home, thanks in part to recent technological developments. The article focuses on one project which makes use of smart materials to help people with dementia.
This article is from Catalyst: Secondary Science Review 2008, Volume 19, Issue 2.
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|Subject(s)||Design and technology, Materials and manufacturing, Science|
|Age||11-14, 14-16, 16-19|
|Published||2000 - 2009|
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