Interactive Resource icon  Mechanical Behaviour of Materials: Deformation of Honeycombs and Foams

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Description: This set of animations introduces the principles of deformation of honeycombs and foams. From TLP: Deformation of Honeycombs and Foams
Keywords: open cell foam • honeycomb • honeycombe • relative density • Young's modulus • yield stress • densification • strut bending • cellular structures • cellular structure
Categories: Science approaches > Deformation & failure
Product Forms > Bulk > Foam
Properties > Mechanical & thermal
Properties > Mechanical & thermal > Elastic modulus
Properties > Mechanical & thermal > Yield strength
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Dr A E Markaki, Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge
Duncan McNicholl, University of Cambridge
Bill Clegg, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 01 January 2007
Date added: 05 March 2010
Resource ID: 2752