Development and Characterization of High Conductivity Graphite Foams for Thermal Management Applications

  1. Hua-Tay Lin,
  2. Andrew Gyekenyesi,
  3. Linan An,
  4. Sanjay Mathur and
  5. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. A.L. Gyekenyesi1,
  2. M. Singh1,
  3. C.E. Smith1,
  4. P.G. Stansberry2,
  5. M. K. Alam3 and
  6. D.L. Vrable4

Published Online: 22 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944080.ch8

Advanced Materials for Sustainable Developments: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

Advanced Materials for Sustainable Developments: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

How to Cite

Gyekenyesi, A.L., Singh, M., Smith, C.E., Stansberry, P.G., Alam, M. K. and Vrable, D.L. (2010) Development and Characterization of High Conductivity Graphite Foams for Thermal Management Applications, in Advanced Materials for Sustainable Developments: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31 (eds H.-T. Lin, A. Gyekenyesi, L. An, S. Mathur and T. Ohji), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470944080.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ohio Aerospace Institute, 22800 Cedar Point Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44142 USA

  2. 2

    GrafTech International Holdings, Inc., 12900 Snow Road, Parma, OH 44130 USA

  3. 3

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 USA

  4. 4

    ThermaI Management & Materials Technology, 4664 Vista de la Tierra, Del Mar, CA 92014

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470594742

Online ISBN: 9780470944080

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Keywords:

  • graphite foams;
  • thermal management applications;
  • high conductivity;
  • pressure drop;
  • environmental durability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Durability and Performance Requirements

  • Objectives

  • Conclusions and Future Work

  • Acknowledgements