Metal foam

AlSi12 aluminium alloy (porosity 36.1%)

Hybrid metal matrix syntactic foams reinforced with ceramic (Al2O3 and SiO2) and metallic (Pure Fe) hollow spheres. (60% Ceramic - 40% Metallic)

  • Base material: AlSi<sub>12</sub> aluminium alloy
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Pressure infiltration method

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 36.1 %
  • Bulk density: 1.69 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

      0190

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • AlSi12 aluminium alloy (porosity 36.1%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0190
    • 0190 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)