phdindustrialengineering

Lecture: Porous materials: classification, features and applications

Prof. Maria Elisa Tata

 Programme

Porous materials: metals, polymers and ceramics. Open and closed porosity (micro and macro). Classification according to size and shape of the pores. Properties (sound, energy and vibration absorption, crash behavior) and production methods. Functional and structural applications in aerospace, lightweight construction, automotive.