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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2017, Article ID 5802016, 6 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5802016
Research Article

Enhanced Thermal Conductivity for Nanofluids Containing Silver Nanowires with Different Shapes

1College of Engineering, Shanghai Polytechnic University, Shanghai 201209, China
2Shanghai Innovation Institute for Materials, Shanghai 200444, China
3Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Wei Yu; nc.ude.upss@iewuy and Guiwen Huang; nc.ca.cpi.liam@gnauhwg

Received 4 August 2017; Accepted 20 September 2017; Published 10 December 2017

Academic Editor: Jingchao Zhang

Copyright © 2017 Liye Zhang et al. 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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