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Table 4 Thermal properties of the rocks

From: Characterizing the physical properties of rocks from the Paleozoic to Permo-Triassic transition in the Upper Rhine Graben

Sample κ (W m−1 K−1) σκ (W m−1 K−1) α (mm2 s−1) σα (mm2 s−1) Cp (MJm−3 K−1) σCp (MJ m−3 K−1)
Saint Pierre Bois
 Basement—granite
  WAG1 3.44 0.18 1.59 0.10 2.18 0.22
  WAG2 3.17 0.07 1.96 0.24 1.64 0.24
  WAG3 3.22 0.08 1.60 0.10 2.01 0.18
 Sedimentary sequence—arkose
  WAAG1 3.60 0.14 1.96 0.24 1.85 0.25
  WAAG2 3.43 0.09 2.01 0.20 1.71 0.14
  SPB1 3.60 0.06 2.34 0.12 1.54 0.06
  SPB2 3.56 0.08 1.94 0.15 1.85 0.18
  SPB3 3.19 0.03 1.83 0.13 1.75 0.12
  SPB5 3.65 0.12 2.23 0.14 1.64 0.07
  SPB6 2.94 0.24 2.18 0.15 1.35 0.17
  SPB7 3.10 0.06 1.90 0.25 1.65 0.22
  SPB8 3.18 0.08 2.07 0.16 1.54 0.16
  SPB10 3.62 0.03 2.09 0.09 1.73 0.06
  SPB11 3.66 0.02 2.21 0.10 1.66 0.08
  SPB12 3.37 0.10 1.87 0.21 1.82 0.17
Raon l’Etape
 Sedimentary sequence—arkose
  WPS1 1.54 0.09 1.15 0.15 1.36 0.24
 Other—dolomite
  WPD1 3.88 0.08 1.68 0.04 2.31 0.03
Waldhambach
 Sedimentary sequence—arkose
  TAS1 2.32 0.08 1.37 0.04 1.70 0.09
  TAS2 2.21 0.02 1.03 0.03 2.16 0.07
  TAS3 2.44 0.14 1.41 0.07 1.74 0.10
 Other—hydrothermally altered andesite
  TAB 1 2.17 0.04 1.03 0.08 2.11 0.12
Albersweiler
 Basement—metagranite
  TPG1 2.93 0.03 1.74 0.12 1.69 0.11
  TPG2 2.95 0.12 1.57 0.12 1.90 0.20
 Other—metabasite
  TPDG1 2.30 0.02 1.06 0.07 2.18 0.13
 Other—hydrothermally altered volcanic rock
  TPV1 1.91 0.02 0.94 0.01 2.03 0.03
 Sedimentary sequence—breccia
  TPSC1 2.27 0.19 1.21 0.07 1.89 0.19
  1. All thermal property values are the average of four measurements; κ is thermal conductivity, α is thermal diffusivity, and Cp is specific heat capacity. σ for each property is the standard deviation for the same four measurements