Thermal Conductivity Resources

Thermal Conductivity Experiments

Browse our selection of easy to do experiments.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Heat Water Balloon

Heating Water in a Balloon

Test and demonstrate the difference in thermal conductivity of air and water.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Ice Cutting

Ice Cutting Experiment

Instantly cut ice with the amazing high thermal conductivity graphite sheets. Get your own free piece of graphite to run this experiment.

Thermal Conductivity Experiments Touch

Touch Metal Touch Wood

Why does metal feel different than wood?

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Rod

Calculating Length

Learn how to use heat flux and thermal conductivity to calculate length of a rod with unknown length.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Unburnable Paper

Unburnable Paper

Make Paper flame-proof using only a metal rod.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Heat Transfer Liquids

Heat Transfer of Liquids

Comparison of the Thermal Conductivity of various liquids using a simple set up.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Material

Material Variation

Effect thermal conductivity has on thermal resistance.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Length Variation

Length Variation

Effect length has on thermal resistance.

Thermal Conductivity Experiments Surface Area Variation

Surface Area Variation

Effect surface area has on thermal resistance.

Thermal Conductivity Resources Experiment Temperatures

Temperatures Variation

Effect Temperature has on thermal resistance.