Asked in Metal and Alloys
Does zinc have good thermal conductivity?
Considering that Zinc is a metal and metals are malleable, shiny, ductile, and good conductors of electricity and heat, it is a very logical explanation that Zinc is in fact a good conductor of thermal energy. Thank you very much:) ...
Asked in Physics, Electricity and Magnetism
Why is lead a poor conductor of electricity but a good conductor of heat?
Lead is not a good conductor of heat or electricity. As far as heat goes, Gold (Au) is nine times as good a heat conductor as lead and about nine times as good an electrical conductor as well. ...