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ISRN Nanotechnology
Volume 2013, Article ID 479763, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/479763
Research Article

Experimental Investigation of Thermal Conductivity and Effusivity of Ferrite Based Nanofluids under Magnetic Field

1DRDO Center for Piezoceramics and Devices, ARDE, Pashan, Pune 411021, India
2Nanomaterials and Sensors Laboratory, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DU), Girinagar, Maharashtra, Pune 411025, India

Received 23 May 2013; Accepted 12 June 2013

Academic Editors: D. R. Chen, S. Maksimenko, and D. K. Yi

Copyright © 2013 Ashok K. Singh and Vijay S. Raykar. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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