Support Options

Submit a Support Ticket

Home Online Presentations Heat Transfer across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials About

Heat Transfer across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials

By Timothy S Fisher

Purdue University

Published on


Timothy S. Fisher Timothy S. Fisher received Ph.D. and B.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University in 1998 and 1991, respectively. He joined the Purdue's School of Mechanical Engineering and Birck Nanotechnology Center in 2002 after several years at Vanderbilt University. He is currently serving as a Visiting Professor in the Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit of the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research in Bangalore, India.


Many thanks in particular to students Baratunde A. Cola and Jun (Richard) Xu for developing many of the results presented herein.

Sponsorship of this work by the Cooling Technologies Research Center, National Science Foundation, , NASA, Intel Corp., and Nanoconduction, Inc. is greatly appreciated.

Sponsored by

Cite this work

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Timothy S Fisher (2008), "Heat Transfer across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials,"

    BibTex | EndNote



EE 317, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Tags, a resource for nanoscience and nanotechnology, is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding agencies. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.