nitinol

nitinol
noun Etymology: nickel + titanium + -nol (from Naval Ordnance Laboratory, where it was created) Date: 1968 a nonmagnetic alloy of titanium and nickel that after being deformed returns to its original shape upon being reheated

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  • Nitinol — ist eine Nickel Titan Legierung und der bekannteste Vertreter der Formgedächtnis Legierungen. Nitinol wurde 1958 im Naval Ordnance Laboratory (USA) entwickelt. Der Name Nitinol ist ein Akronym für NIckel TItanium Naval Ordnance Laboratory .… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • nitinol — ☆ nitinol [nit′ə nôl΄, nit′ənōl΄ ] n. [ NI(CKEL) + TI(TANIUM) + N(aval) O(rdnance) L(aboratory) where discovered] any of several paramagnetic alloys of nickel and titanium that can be heated and shaped: when cooled and deformed, they resume their …   English World dictionary

  • Nitinol 60 — Type 60 Nitinol is a Nickel titanium alloy (Ni%60 Ti40) with shape memory effect from hot worked material, such as hot rolled Type 60 Nitinol sheet or plate, and then heat soaking at that temperature for about 15 minutes. The material is then… …   Wikipedia

  • Nitinol — El nitinol es el ejemplo más conocido de las llamadas aleaciones con memoria de forma. Aunque los científicos conocían algunas propiedades de este tipo de materiales desde 1932, las primeras aplicaciones prácticas no comenzaron a desarrollarse… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nitinol — Le nitinol est l un des alliages à mémoire de formes (AMF) le plus utilisé. Il est constitué de nickel et de titane. Il provient des travaux de retro ingéniérie de l Institut Battelle dans l Ohio à partir d échantillons fournis par la base de l… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nitinol — Ni|ti|nol [Kunstw. aus Nickel, Titan u. engl. Naval Ordnance Laboratory = Marinewaffenlaboratorium in Silver Spring, Maryland/USA (wo die Leg. entwickelt wurde)], das; s: eine Leg. aus 55 % Ni u. 45 % Ti mit sog. Formgedächtnis (↑ Memory… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • nitinol — /nit n awl , ol /, n. a paramagnetic alloy of nickel and titanium that, after heating and deformation, resumes its original shape when reheated. [1965 70; NI(CKEL) + TI(TANIUM) + N(aval) O(rdnance) L(aboratory), Silver Spring, Maryland, where the …   Universalium

  • Nitinol — noun An alloy of nickel and titanium that has the ability to return to a predetermined shape when heated …   Wiktionary

  • nitinol — ni·ti·nol (niґtĭ nol) [nickel titanium Naval Ordnance Laboratory (where it was developed)] any of several alloys of nickel and titanium that are resistant to fatigue, have low moduli of elasticity, and return to their original shape after… …   Medical dictionary

  • Nitinol — Смотри Нитинол …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

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