Increased real contact in thermal interfaces: A carbon nanotube/foil material

Baratunde A. Cola, Birck Nanotechnology Center, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
Xianfan Xu, Birck Nanotechnology Center, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University
Timothy Fisher, Birck Nanotechnology Center and School of Mechnical Engineering, Purdue University

Date of this Version

March 2007


Applied Physics Letters 90, 093513 (2007)

This document has been peer-reviewed.



The thermal performance of an interface material comprised of a metal foil with dense, vertically oriented carbon nanotube