Metal foam

A356 + 316L (porosity 58%)

steel hollow spheres packed into a random loose arrangement, with the interstitial spaces between spheres occupied with a solid metallic matrix

  • Base material: A356 + 316L
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Casting HS - Al-Steel Composite

Geometric characteristics

  • Average pore size: 3.7 mm
  • Porosity: 58.0 %
  • Bulk density: 2.45 g/cm3
  • Properties

    Includes Young modulus, yield stress, plateau stress and densification strain values.

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    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0001

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • A356 + 316L (porosity 58%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0001
    • 0001 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)