Metal foam

316L stainless steel (porosity 90%)

The foam is composed of the pore made by air bubble and EPS space holder. The pores made by air bubble become the structure composed by struts and the pores made by ESP are coated surface by metal powder and they have cell walls.

  • Base material: 316L stainless steel
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Space Holders and Whipped Slurry process (Steel powder PF3F - 3um)

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 90.0 %
  • Bulk density: 0.79 g/cm3
  • Properties

    Includes plateau stress and thermal conductivity values.

    Stress-strain relation

    Stress Stress unit Strain Strain rate Strain rate unit

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      Metal Foam

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      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

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    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
    • 316L stainless steel (porosity 90%)
    • 0026 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)