New alloy is as strong as titanium but as light as aluminum

Researchers from the Qatar University and North Carolina State University have developed a new “high-entropy” metallic alloy that has a much higher strength-to-weight ratio than any other present metallic material known to man. High-entropy alloys are materials that consist of 5 or more metals in roughly equal quantities. These alloys are at present the focus of

Source: New alloy is as strong as titanium but as light as aluminum

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