Thermal Properties of Meteoritic Iron from -150° to 300° Celsius

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  08 Feb 1963:
Vol. 139, Issue 3554, pp. 486-487
DOI: 10.1126/science.139.3554.486


Thermal diffusivity and specific heat have been measured by the flash method on a small specimen of meteoritic iron from the Canyon Diablo fall. Measurements have been made over the temperature range -150° to 300°C from which thermal conductivity values have been calculated.