Metal foam

Magnesium (porosity 54.4%)

Magnesium matrix and two types of pores: the macropores

  • Base material: Magnesium
  • Foam type: Open cell

Geometric characteristics

  • Average pore size: 1.5 mm
  • Porosity: 54.4 %
  • Bulk density: 0.79 g/cm3
  • 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

      0207

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • Magnesium (porosity 54.4%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0207
    • 0207 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)