Metal foam

Aluminium (porosity 85%)

Aluminum foam with 1.0% content of multi-walled carbon nanotubes(MWCNTs). The pore structure is homogeneous

  • Base material: Aluminium
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Melt foaming method

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 85.0 %
  • Bulk density: 0.41 g/cm3
  • Average pore size: 2.4 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

      0241

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • Aluminium (porosity 85%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0241
    • 0241 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)