Metal foam

A356 aluminium alloy (porosity 8.24%)

Aluminium alloy matrix with small expanded glass particles (Size: 1.2 mm)

  • Base material: A356 aluminium alloy
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Counter gravity infiltration

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 8.24 %
  • Bulk density: 1.04 g/cm3
  • Properties

    Includes yield stress and plateau 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

      0171

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • A356 aluminium alloy (porosity 8.24%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0171
    • 0171 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)