Metal foam

316L stainless steel (porosity 92.4%)

Cells take on whatever characteristics the polymer foam had

  • Base material: 316L stainless steel
  • Foam type: Open cell
  • Manufacturing method: Polymer precursor - 7.6%

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 92.4 %
  • Pores per unit length: 45.0 pores/inch
  • Bulk density: 0.61 g/cm3
  • Average pore size: 1.2 mm
  • Properties

    Includes Young modulus and yield stress values.

    Stress-strain relation

    Stress Stress unit Strain Strain rate Strain rate unit

    References (1)

    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0004

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • 316L stainless steel (porosity 92.4%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0004
    • 0004 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)