Journal of Thermal Science

, 11:214

Research on the heat-conduction enhancement for liquid with nano-particle suspensions

Authors

  • B. X. Wang
    • Department of Thermal EngineeringTsinghua University
  • H. Li
    • Department of Thermal EngineeringTsinghua University
  • X. F. Peng
    • Department of Thermal EngineeringTsinghua University
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s11630-002-0057-6

Cite this article as:
Wang, B.X., Li, H. & Peng, X.F. J. of Therm. Sci. (2002) 11: 214. doi:10.1007/s11630-002-0057-6

Abstract

By measuring the effective thermal conductivity, taking photos of the distribution of the nano-particles in the fluids and photos that reflect the interfacial phenomena between nano-particles and fluids, we try to explain the possible mechanism for heat conductive enhancement.

Keywords

Nano-particle suspensioneffective thermal conductivityBrownian motionaffinityheat-conduction enhancement

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