Special Issue "Metal Foams"
A special issue of Metals (ISSN 2075-4701).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2012)
Dr. Afsaneh Rabiei
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7910, USA
Interests: reliability and non-destructive evaluation (NDE) of materials and structures; processing, characterization, and failure analysis of advanced materials such as: metallic foams, coatings and thin films, composites, materials for MEMS structures, shape memory alloys, bio-materials/ materials for biomedical applications, surface modification
Dr. Bazle Z. Haque
Center for Composite Materials (UD-CCM), University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
Phone: +1 302 831 0248
Fax: +1 302 831 8525
Interests: composites – mechanics, design, processing, and repair; experimental and computational dynamics; dynamic behavior of materials – hopkinson bar techniques
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Article: The Manufacture and Characterisation of Aluminium Foams Made by Investment Casting Using Dissolvable Spherical Sodium Chloride Bead Preforms
Metals 2011, 1(1), 49-64; doi:10.3390/met1010049
Received: 28 September 2011; in revised form: 7 October 2011 / Accepted: 28 October 2011 / Published: 4 November 2011| Download PDF Full-text (5418 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Metals 2011, 1(1), 98-112; doi:10.3390/met1010098
Received: 10 October 2011; in revised form: 14 November 2011 / Accepted: 9 December 2011 / Published: 15 December 2011| Download PDF Full-text (2698 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Metals 2012, 2(1), 1-9; doi:10.3390/met2010001
Received: 23 September 2011; in revised form: 7 December 2011 / Accepted: 15 December 2011 / Published: 23 December 2011| Download PDF Full-text (3258 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Metals 2012, 2(1), 10-21; doi:10.3390/met2010010
Received: 12 October 2011; in revised form: 21 November 2011 / Accepted: 19 December 2011 / Published: 27 December 2011| Download PDF Full-text (1546 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: The Role of Foaming Agent and Processing Route in the Mechanical Performance of Fabricated Aluminum Foams
Metals 2012, 2(2), 95-112; doi:10.3390/met2020095
Received: 30 March 2012; in revised form: 30 April 2012 / Accepted: 9 May 2012 / Published: 23 May 2012| Download PDF Full-text (879 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Metals 2012, 2(3), 258-264; doi:10.3390/met2030258
Received: 1 June 2012; in revised form: 10 July 2012 / Accepted: 26 July 2012 / Published: 3 August 2012| Download PDF Full-text (839 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Last update: 12 October 2012