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Table 5 Pure water and nanofluid properties at 100 kPa and 60°C

From: Boiling local heat transfer enhancement in minichannels using nanofluids

  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