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The effect of the morphological change on shape recovery is demonstrated in Fig. 9. In the evaluation of the SME, thermo-mechanical cyclic tensile tests were extensively employed. This method can provide highly reproducible experimental results. As described previously, the values of shape fixity are obtained in the unloading process. However, we found that if the segmented polyurethanes were continuously kept at Tfix, their shape fixity would decrease gradually after unloading. , 2001). In the present study, the shape fixity of the segmented polyurethanes changing with time after unloading is presented in Fig.
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