Biomaterials - Densities of Biomaterials and Some Other Related Materials

The densities of some biomaterials and other related materials.

Material

Density
(g/cm3)

Material

Density
(g/cm3)

Amalgam

11.6

Palladium based alloys

~10.8

Alumina

3.85

Porcelain dental

~2.05

Bone - cortical

~2.0

Stainless steel – 316L

8.0

Calcium hydroxide cement

~1.90

Titanium

4.51

Chromium

7.19

Ti6Al4V

4.40

Cobalt chrome alloy

~8.50

Tooth – dentine

2.14

Fluorapatite

3.22

Tooth - enamel

2.97

Glass ionomer cement

~2.10

UHMWPE

0.945

Gold

19.3

Vitreous carbon

1.47

Hydroxyapatite

3.16

Zinc phosphate cement

2.59

Methyl methacrylate

0.94

Zirconia

6.10

Mercury

13.5

 

 

 

Primary author: AZoM.com

 

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