What is the main alloying element in duralumin?
Why is duralumin more suitable than pure aluminum to use in aircraft construction?
What is the main advantage of titanium alloys over steel for this application?
What is the main advantage of steel over titanium alloys for this application?
Nitinol is described as a smart alloy because it changes in response to a stimulus. Which stimulus affects the properties of nitinol the most?
Why are smart alloys such as nitinol more suitable than other titanium alloys for this application?
Which of the following is the best definition of metal fatigue?
Why are shape memory alloys more susceptible than other alloys to metal fatigue?