This article describes comprehensive testing performed to increase understanding of how the thermal conductivity of ceramic fibers is affected. Non fibrous material content, temperature, and pressure were the main parameters ...Read More
Lime-hemp concrete (LHC) is a sustainable construction material with a low environmental impact. In this study, the thermal properties of two lime-hemp mixes with varying levels of hemp were measured ...
Keywords: building materials, Climate, concrete, Glass jar test, Hemp shiv, Humidity, Lime-hemp concrete (LHC), Moisture fixation, pressure, Pressure plate apparatus, Sorption isotherm, specific heat capacity, Sustainability, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, Thermal properties testing, Transient plane source (TPS) methodRead More
Through the use of experimental (one-sided TPS technique) and theoretical (MD simulations) methods, the thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity of methane hydrate was studied. Varying concentrations of methane hydrate were ...
Keywords: Gas Hydrate Stability in Sediments, Global Warming, MD, molecular dynamics, molecular dynamics (MD) simulations, pressure, simulations, Single-Sided Transient Plane Source, Single-Sided transient plane source (TPS), Temperature, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, TPS TechniqueRead More
The thermal conductivities of aerogels and xerogels were explored in order to determine how the solid content of each material affected the conductivity. Experimental considerations include testing at room temperature, ...Read More