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Table 2 Evaluation of the modified geometric mean thermal conductivity model

From: Effect of particle size on the thermal conductivity of nanofluids containing metallic nanoparticles

       Size indep. Size dep.
Particle Fluid φ/% v/v T /K L /nm Data Ref. AAD N AAD n
Ag Water 1-4 × 10-1 298 15 [3] 0.40 0.38 0.40 0.55
Ag + citrate Water 1 × 10-3 303-333 70 [4] 2.99 1.00 3.25 1.00
Cu EG 1-3 × 10-1 298 10 [2] 5.24 0.60 5.40 0.82
Cu Water 2.5-7.5 298 100 [5] 2.15 0.06 2.10 0.08
Cu PFTE 2-25 × 10-1 298 26 [6] 3.47 0.14 3.45 0.19
Cu EG 3-5 × 10-1 278-323 7.5 [7] 7.07 0.39 6.75 0.61
Cu Water 5-30 × 10-2 298 42.5 [8] 1.61 0.81 1.56 0.92
Cu Water 2-9 × 10-3 298 25 [9] 6.27 0.77 6.24 0.93
Au + thiolate Toluene 5-11 × 10-3 299-333 3.5 [4] 0.77 0.81 2.60 1.00
Au + citrate Water 1.3-2.6 × 10-3 303-333 15 [4] 5.19 1.00 5.25 1.00
  1. PFTE, perfluorotriethylamine