Table 5

Pure water and nanofluid properties at 100 kPa and 60°C
Water Silver nanoparticles Silver nanofluid (C = 25 mg/L) Silver nanofluid (C = 50 mg/L)
Effective thermal conductivity λ (mw/mK) 603 429 603.427 603.856
Density ρ (kg/m3) 996 10490 998.25 1000.51
Dynamic viscosity μ (kg/ms) 7.977 × 10−4 - 0.000798 0.0008
Specific heat, Cp (J/kgK) 4,182 233 4181.064 4180.124

Chehade et al.

Chehade et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2013 8:130   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-130

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