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Thermal Properties of Pure Metals

Element (At 25°C) Specific Heat, cal/g°C Coefficient of Linear Expansion, ( x 10^-6 )(°C)^-1 Thermal Conductivity, watts/cm°C
Aluminum 0.215 25 2.37
Chromium 0.11 6 0.91
Copper 0.092 16.6 3.98
Gold 0.031 14.2 3.15
Nickel 0.106 13 0.899
Platinum 0.032 9 0.73
Silicon 0.17 3 0.835
Titanium 0.125 8.5 0.2
Zinc 0.093 35 1.15