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Table 1 Effective thermal conductivity of simulated nanofluids

From: Two-phase numerical model for thermal conductivity and convective heat transfer in nanofluids

Nanofluid Volume fraction 0.005 0.01 0.02 0.03 0.05
Cu(100 nm)/DIW    1.123 1.275 1.560
Cu(100 nm)/EG   1.135 1.191 1.313  
Cu(50 nm)/EG   1.220 1.273 1.362  
Al2O3(80 nm)/DIW 1.045 1.082 1.150   
Al2O3(80 nm)/EG   1.103 1.174 1.230  
Al2O3(50 nm)/EG   1.182 1.260 1.284  
  1. Effective thermal conductivity of all simulated nanofluids is tabulated and shown here (computed values of effective thermal conductivity for simulations where the two-way temperature coupling and van der Waals force are neglected are not tabulated here).