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Thermal Conductivity of Metals (at 100°K)

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Metal

Watts cm°C

Al

3.00

Sb

--

Be

--

Bi

--

Cd

1.03

Cr

1.58

Co

--

Cu

4.83

Au

3.45

Ir

--

Fe

1.32

Pb

0.396

Mg

1.69

Mn

--

Hg

--

Mo

1.79

Ni

1.58

Nb

0.552

Os

--

Pt

0.79

Pu

--

K

--

Rh

--

Se

--

Si

--

Ag

4.50

Na

--

Ta

0.592

Th

--

Sn

0.85

Ti

0.312

W

2.35

U

--

V

--

Zn

1.32

 

 

Definition: Thermal conductivity is the quantity of heat transmitted, due to unit temperature gradient, in unit time under steady conditions in a direction normal to a surface of unit area, when the heat transfer is dependent only on the temperature gradient.

 

Source: Handbook of Tables for Applied Engineering Science by R. Bolz and G. Tuve, The Chemical Rubber Co., 1970