This study outlines the design of a final repository for nuclear waste in bedrock, by the Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Company. Thermal property testing is required to determine ...Read More
Wood is still commonly used to produce window frames in many parts of the world. In this application the orientation of the wood is very important, as its anisotropic properties ...Read More
The Hot Disk Transient Plane Source thermal constants analyzer stands out in the field of thermal conductivity testing equipment due to its ability to measure anisotropic materials. In this paper, ...Read More
An experimental study on the inhomogeneities of aluminum foams measuring the thermal conductivity by using the transient plane source method
The production of closed cell foams has recently advanced as the materials gain interest. The purpose of this study was to use the transient plane source (TPS) method to measure ...
Keywords: AlSi7 metal alloy, anisotropy, axial, closed cell foams, density, Foaming processes, in-homogeneous, Powder Metallurgical Route, radial, Thermal Conductivity, Transient Plane Source, Transient plane source (TPS) methodRead More
Characterization of anisotropic and irregularly-shaped materials by high-sensitive thermal conductivity measurements
The transient plane source (TPS) technique has a wide range of applications because of its capability to test solids, liquids, powders, and anisotropic materials over a range of sizes. Thermal ...
Keywords: anisotropy, Bulk material, ceramics, Coatings, Complex geometry, films, heat flow, metal, probe, Sensor, Single sided, Solids, Thermal Analysis, Thermal Conductivity, thermal contact resistance, Thermal Resistance, thermal transport properties, Thin, Transient hot-strip (THS), Transient plane source (TPS), Transient plane source (TPS) methodRead More
In this study, the researchers investigated the thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity and specific heat of four types of wood: beech, birch, spruce and Douglas fir. The main factor influencing the ...
Keywords: anisotropy, building materials, density, Fiber Saturation Point, Heat Capacity, Laser Flash Technique, Laser Flash Technique (LFT), LFT, Moisture Content, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, TPS Technique, Transient Plane Source, Transient plane source (TPS) method, Transverse Conductivity, WoodRead More
Using the TPS method, the authors measured the thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity of samples of Swedish wood. They also looked at the effect of density, porosity and anisotropy on ...Read More
Author(s): Nancy MathisTransient Plane Source
The turn of the evolution in plastics came with the development of fiber reinforcements. With the introduction of reinforcement fibers to a base resin, the mechanical properties are improved drastically, ...
Keywords: anisotropy, base, fiber reinforcement, flow direction, injection molding, mechanical properties, metal, moldings, orientation, plastics, resin, tensile strength, Thermal Conductivity, thermal transport properties, weightRead More