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Influence of Density and Concentration on Effective Thermal Conductivity of two Phase Materials using Square Guarded hot plate Apparatus

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Mechanical Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA
  • 2 Department of Automobile Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 1, Issue (8), Pages 42-47, August,2 (2012)


In this present work, performance study on two-phase materials based on density, temperature difference at various load under the steady state condition is experimentally analysed to estimate the Effective Thermal Conductivity (ETC) using square guarded hot plate apparatus (SGHP). The experimentally determined ETC value shows an excellent agreement with the available theoretical data.


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