TECHNICAL PAPERS: Properties and Property Measurements

Simultaneous Measurement of the Orthogonal Components of Thermal Diffusivity in PVC Sheet

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D. J. Doss, N. T. Wright

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21250

J. Heat Transfer 122(1), 27-32 (Jun 18, 1999) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.521433 History: Received January 30, 1999; Revised June 18, 1999
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(a) Schematic diagram of the orthogonal thermal diffusivity test device and (b) Illustration of the Illuminated central region and the thermocouple locations
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Schematic diagram of the geometry for the three-dimensional model
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Measured temperature history for an AISI 304 specimen with the calculated response from the Marquardt algorithm
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Specimen orientation with respect to the PVC rod
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Measured temperature history for a PVC rod specimen with the calculated response from the Marquardt algorithm



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