Materials Wall Charts

Granta offers a series of five attractive wall charts. These draw on Granta's library of materials property data and the materials property chart methodology developed by Professor Mike Ashby and implemented in Granta's CES EduPack teaching software and CES Selector software for industry.

The Wall Charts

Each wall chart is A1 sized (594mm x 841mm or 23.4in x 33.1 in).

Mechanical Design

Mechanical Design wall chart

Materials property charts that can be used to make choices in mechanical design

Eco Design

Eco Design wall chart

Data on the embodied energy of materials and property charts for choosing materials to minimize this property

Natural Materials

Natural Materials Poster

Charting the mechanical properties of naturally-occurring materials

Industrial Design

Industrial Design wall chart

Graphs that guide material choice for aspects of industrial design

The Evolution of Materials

The Evolution of Materials

Six graphs that show the progressive filling of materials space
from pre-history to the present day


How do I get a Wall Chart?

Print your own posters (CES EduPack customers only)

High resolution PDF files of the wall charts are available for download in the CES EduPack teaching resources area. These are only accessible to CES EduPack customers.

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