Category: Transient Plane Source
Author(s): C. Schick, M. Merzlyakov
Keywords: differential scanning calorimetry, Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), DSC, Heat Capacity, heat flow, Measurement of Low Thermal Conductivity Materials, polymers, Temperature, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Diffusivity
Abstract: The researchers proposed a method used to measure the thermal conductivity and heat capacity of low thermal conductivity materials with accuracy better than 10%. DSC was also used to determine thermal contact between the sample and the DSC furnace.
Reference: Thermochimica Acta, 377, 1-2 (2001) 183-191