Fracture of Metal Foams

  1. B. Jouffrey
  1. Ch. Motz1,
  2. R. Pippan1 and
  3. U. Galovsky2

Published Online: 9 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606165.ch14

Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4

Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4

How to Cite

Motz, Ch., Pippan, R. and Galovsky, U. (2000) Fracture of Metal Foams, in Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4 (ed B. Jouffrey), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606165.ch14

Author Information

  1. 1

    Erich Schmid Institute of Material Science, Austrian Academy of Sciences, A-8700 Leoben, Austria

  2. 2

    Leichtmetall Kompetenzzentrum Ranshofen, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2000

Book Series:

  1. EUROMAT 99

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301218

Online ISBN: 9783527606160

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Keywords:

  • microstructural investigation;
  • metal matrix composites;
  • fracture of metal foams

Summary

The aim of this paper is to study the fracture behaviour and the fracture toughness of different aluminium foams (ALULIGHT and ALPORAS alloys).