The Transient Plane Source (TPS) technique was used to evaluate the thermal transport characteristics (such as thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity, specific heat per unit volume) in multi-component Se78-xRead More
Keyword: Specific Heat
Simultaneous measurements of thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity of rock-marbles using transient plane source (TPS) technique
Knowing the thermophysical properties of insulating building materials is essential in understanding heat loss. In this study, the thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity of five marble samples were measured using ...Read More
This report details a project undertaken in 2006 and 2007 to verify the fire rating of gypsum wall/steel stud assemblies. Samples were sent to six different fire testing laboratories and tested ...Read More
The thermal conductivity and specific heat of seven different polyurethane foams and their melts were investigated using the Hot Disk Transient Plane Source. The thermal conductivity of the foams themselves ...Read More
The thermal properties, as well as bulk density, and mass loss of alumina porcelain were determined as a function of firing temperature. It was found that after sintering at 1320 ºC, ...
Keywords: Alumina Porcelain, Bulk Density, ceramics, Differential Thermal Analysis, Differential Thermal Analysis (DTA), DTA, Specific Heat, TGA, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, Thermodilatometry, Thermogravimetric Analysis, Thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), TPS Method, Transient Plane Source, Transient plane source (TPS) methodRead More
The thermophysical properties of crushed salt were measured as it reconsolidated. The main focus of the work was to determine the thermal conductivity of the salt at temperatures ranging from ...
Keywords: Guarded Heat-Flow Meter, Hot Disk Thermal Constants Analyzer, Nuclear Waste Repositories, Reconsolidated Crushed Salt, Specific Heat, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, transient plane source methodRead More
Effects of a titanate coupling agent on the mechanical and thermo-physical properties of talc-reinforced polyethylene compounds
The effect of a titanate coupling agent on the thermal conductivity of talc filled high density polyethylene. Moisture content and mechanical properties were studied in addition to thermal conductivity. Samples ...Read More
Advanced Transient Plane Source Method for the Measurement of Thermal Properties of High Pressure Metal Hydrides
This article described an experimental set up using the Hot Disk TPS and a high pressure vessel to enable researchers to accurately measures the thermal conductivity of metal hydrides as ...Read More
This study investigated the use of oil palm shell as an additive for use in concrete. As the construction industry searches for methods to increase sustainability, using by-products produced by ...Read More
On the Development of the Hot Strip, Hot Disc, and Pulse Hot Strip Methods for Measuring Thermal Transport Properties
Author(s): Silas E. Gustafsson
This article is a review of techniques used to measure thermal transport properties. Emphasis is placed on the hot strip, hot disc, and pulse hot strip methods. The development, and ...
Keywords: Guarded Hot-Plate, Heat Flow Meter Method, Heat-Flow Meter, Hot Disc method, Hot Strip Method, Hot Wire Method, laser flash, Pulse Hot Strip Method, Specific Heat, Split Bar, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity, transient hot wire (THW) methodRead More