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Table 2 Effective Nusselt number of simulated nanofluids

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

Nanofluid Volume fraction 0.001 0.005 0.01
Cu(100 nm)/DIW 1.120 1.271 1.425
Al2O3(100 nm)/DIW 1.005 1.072 1.207
CuO(100 nm)/EG 1.100 1.161 1.259
Ti02(100 nm)/DIW 1.003 1.067 1.187
Si02(100 nm)/EG 1.000 1.037 1.082
Cu(75 nm)/DIW   1.340  
Cu(150 nm)/DIW   1.164  
  1. Effective Nusselt number of all simulated nanofluids is tabulated and shown here.