Electric conductor material - Data

Here are the properties needed to define a new electrical conductor:

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Economic Price USD/kg
Mechanical data Mass density kg/m3
Electrical data Reference temperature Tref °C
Isotropic resistivity at Tref. Ohm*m
Temperature coefficient at Tref. 1/K
Thermal data Reference temperature (Tref) °C
Isotropic thermal conductivity at Tref W/K/m
Specific heat at Tref J/K/Kg
Note: Non-magnetic behavior.
Note: The relation between the electrical resistivity and the temperature is described in Advanced section: “Impact of temperature on physical properties”.