Thermal Conductivity of Household Items Team Super Awesome Alpha Wolf Squadron Dane Vandermark , Sam Jensen, Peter Cole, Logan Beal. Purpose Determine which common food container would be best for hot food based on thermal conductivity. Method of Testing Pot of boiling water
Team Super Awesome Alpha Wolf Squadron
Dane Vandermark, Sam Jensen, Peter Cole, Logan Beal
Excel sheet with experimental data and calculated values
Thermal conductivities based on different fudge factors
As can be seen, the fudge factors significantly improve the thermal conductivities calculated for the melamine bowl and the porcelain mug in comparison to the internet values.