TITLE

Thermal conductivity of porous media

AUTHOR(S)
Berryman, James G.
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;1/17/2005, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p032905
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An analytical formulation of Bergman–Milton conductivity bounds is used in a different way to obtain rigorous bounds on the real thermal conductivity of a fluid-saturated porous material. These bounds do not depend explicitly on the porosity, but rather on two formation factors—one associated with the pore space and the other with the solid frame.
ACCESSION #
16345303

 

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