ENGG(SERC) 3-926: Smart Materials and Structures (L-T-P-C) :3-0-0-3

Course Coordinator: Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan

Introduction: Introduction to Smart Materials, Classification of Smart Materials.Piezoelectric Smart Structural Systems: Sensing, Actuation, System Integration.Shape Memory Alloys: Constitutive Models, SMA applications.Electrorheological Fluids and Magnetorheological Fluids: Newtonian shear flow and Bingham plastic flow, ER/MR Fluid Damping, Characteristic study of MR dampers, Vibration Control using MR damper.Active control systems: Governing equations, Control algorithms, Case study.