Thermal conductivity measurements were performed on nylon-12 powder over the temperature range from 40-170oC. The thermal conductivity was found to increase linearly over this temperature range. These measurements were ...Read More
Keyword: Volumetric specific heat
Transient plane source technique for measurement of thermal conductivity of U and T91 for fast reactor application
Thermal conductivity is one of the most important properties of fuel and cladding material. In this study, the thermal conductivity of uranium and T91 steel were measured using the transient ...
Keywords: cladding materials, current, fuel, heat flow, heat source, Kapton, nickel, penetration depth, power, resistance thermometer, Sensor, source of fuels, T91 cladding material, Temperature, temperature coefficient of resistivity (TCR), Thermal Conductivity, Thermal contact, Thermal Diffusivity, thermal wave, Transient plane source (TPS), Transient plane source (TPS) method, uranium, uranium metal, Volumetric specific heatRead More
In this study, loop heat pipe capillary wicks were prepared and the transient plane source (TPS) method measured the thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity, and specific heat of the samples. The ...
Keywords: Capillary Wick, Foaming pressure, Pace-holder additionF, porosity, Powder metallurgy method, Specific Heat, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, Transient measurement, Transient plane source (TPS), Transient plane source (TPS) method, Volumetric specific heatRead More