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Thermal Conductivity and Thermal Resistance Testing of Polymers and Composites with Guarded Heat Flow Meter

Overview

For the measurement of non-homogenous and layered materials, thermal conductivity results calculated from measured thermal resistance is the preferred method. A comparison of thermal conductivity ASTM / ISO standards and investigative testing will be presented to explain why this is the case. For steady state testing using the Guarded Heat Flow method: GHFM-02.

About the Speaker

Dale Hume has more than twenty years of thermal conductivity testing experience, with knowledge across several testing methods and applications.

 

Tags: Thermal Conductivity, Thermal Resistance, Composites, Non-homogenous, ASTM E1530, ASTM C518, ASTM D7984, ASTM E1461, ISO 22007-2