Potassium Bromide vs. Marble
Potassium bromide belongs to the non-glass optical ceramics classification, while marble belongs to the natural stone. There are 10 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (12, in this case) are not shown.
For each property being compared, the top bar is potassium bromide and the bottom bar is marble.
|Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa||24|
|Shear Modulus, GPa||7.0|
|Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K||450|
|Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points||4.7|
|Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points||35|
|Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K||4.8|
|Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s||3.9|
|Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K||39|