STEEL PROPERTIES


Properties of Steel in Structural Applications


Properties when applying steel in structural applications
Density 7,850 kg/m³                                                                     
Modulus of elasticity (Young's modulus E = 200 * 10³ MPa

Poisson's ratio                                                                     

µ=0.30

Shear modulus G = E / 2 (1+µ) G = 77 * 10³ MPa
Coefficient of expansion 11.7 * (10^-6)/°C
Specific heat, approximately  480 J / Kg °C
Thermal conductivity, approximately  50 W / m °C