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Table 1 Electrical and Thermal Properties

From: Finite Element Analysis of Hepatic Radiofrequency Ablation Probes using Temperature-Dependent Electrical Conductivity

Ambient Temperature (Tamb)+ 310.0 K (37°C)
Tissue Density (ρ)+ 1060 kg/m3
Thermal Conductivity @ 37.0°C (k)+ 0.5020 W/°C-m
Tissue Heat Capacity (C)+ 3600 J/kg-°C
Tissue Electrical Conductivity @ 310.0 K (σ)x 0.148 S/m
Blood Density (ρb)* 1000 kg/m3
Blood Heat Capacity (Cb)* 4180 J/kg-°C
Perfusion Coefficient (ω)* 6.4 × 10-3 1/s
  1. Data source: + – F Duck [21]; x – Gabriel et. al. [11]; * – Tungjitkusolmun et. al. [22]