Heat-Transfer Properties of Powders

heat transfer powders

Powders are a class of materials that see wide applications from additive manufacturing, injection molding, pharmaceuticals, and food science. They are a challenging material phase to design processes for with owing to their variability – composition, particle size and shape distribution, and even how they’re loaded can all play a role in the effective thermal properties of a powder material. A coarse material may clog in process transfer – however, a material which is too fine may cake. Too much pressure can cause consolidation – and too little can cause inefficient heat transfer.

This webinar explores the many ways in which thermal properties of powders under application-relevant conditions can be used to improve processes, from thermal modelling to blend uniformity. Method selection, testing considerations, and data application will be considered.

Submit the form below to access the webinar video:

    Watch here: