Transient Line Source (TLS) Application Highlight:  Measuring Thermal Conductivity of a Polymer Melt

By sales@ctherm.com Online  —  The thermal conductivity of molten plastics is an important material property from the point of view of plastics processing since it affects temperature distribution and cooling … Continue reading

Using Thermal Effusivity to Investigate the Thermal Performance of PCMs and PCM Composites

By sales@ctherm.com   Figure 1. Thermal inertia (effusivity) of gypsum board with an embedded paraffin-based PCM. (Source:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01694243.2016.1215011 ) Online  —  Phase change materials (PCMs) are substances with a high … Continue reading