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Bulk Properties of Copper: An Introduction



The shiny flat surface of the heat sink above is bonded to the processor with conductive glue. The copper conducts heat into the pins, which have a large surface area. The fan helps transfer heat from the pins to the air. (Courtesy of Enzotech.)


This introductory resource from the Copper Development Association starts to explore copper's electrical and thermal conductivity.

You can download and save this new Copper Development Association resource as a Zip file. Click on the following link and choose the 'save' option.

To use the files, you will need to extract them by right clicking on the Zip folder and choosing the 'extract all' option.

Bulk_properties_of_copper.zip


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