This article studied a new asphalt pavement patch repair method that used dynamic infrared pre-heating. The thermophysical properties of the asphalt mixture were measured because they affect heat transfer and ...Read More
Keyword: Thermal Conductivity
Closed cell foams are widely used as protective garments in extreme environments. This article studied the use of neoprene-based materials in wetsuits by developing a strategy for reducing the thermal ...Read More
Cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) are renewable nano-biomaterials that may be suitable for reducing cold damage in fruit buds to their low thermal conductivity. This study was conducted to evaluate the potential ...Read More
This article studied the flow and thermal transport characteristics of a ferrofluid based on transformer oil (Mogul Trafo CZ-A) and iron oxide nanoparticles. The thermal conductivity, specific heat, and thermal ...Read More
A single-sided method based on transient plane source technique for thermal conductivity measurement of liquids
This article examined the effects of using the traditional vertical orientation method versus the single-sided horizontal method for transient thermal conductivity measurements of water, glycol, and methanol. It aimed to ...Read More
This study aimed to develop a new method based on the transient plane source (TPS) technique to simultaneously measure the in-plane and across-plane thermal conductivities of anisotropic insulating materials using ...
Keywords: anisotropic insulating material, cross-plane thermal conductivities, in plane, inverse problem method, Sensitivity Analysis, small-plane heat source method, Thermal Conductivity, Transient plane source (TPS) methodRead More
This article examined how a variety of mechanisms (layering, Brownian motion, clustering, ballistic phonon motion, thermal boundary resistance, and mass difference scattering) affect the thermal conductivity of alumina based nanofluid. ...
Keywords: Alumina, ballistic phonon motion, Brownian Motion, clustering, Heat Transfer, Hot Disk, layering, mass difference scattering, microfluid, Nanofluid, Phonon scattering, Thermal Boundary Resistance, Thermal Conductivity, Transient plane source (TPS)Read More
Theoretical accuracy of anisotropic thermal conductivity determined by transient plane source method
This article studied the potential thermal conductivity deviation of anisotropic materials using a numerical simulation. Anisotropic thermal conductivity may experience deviation due to its noncompliance of the theoretical assumption of ...Read More
Metal hydrides (MHs) have been considered as thermal energy storage (TES) materials for concentrated solar thermal applications. In this study, a TES system based on MgH2 was designed, constructed and ...Read More
Characterization of microstructural, mechanical and thermal properties and ageing study of Th–3 wt.% U alloy
This article aimed to obtain more information on the microstructural, mechanical, thermo-physical, and ageing aspects of the Th-3 wt.% U alloy. The thermal conductivity of the Th-3U alloy was ...Read More