Thermal Conductivity

Science / Geology / Thermal Conductivity: A measure of a rock's capacity for heat conduction.

Thermal Energy

Science / Chemistry / Thermal Energy: Energy an object possesses by virtue of its temperature. For example, 1 g of water at 15°C has 4.184 J more energy than 1 g of water at 14°C. MORE

Thermal Expansion

Science / Geology / Thermal Expansion: The property of increasing in volume as a result of an increase in internal temperature. MORE

Thermal Conductivity

Science / Geology / Thermal Conductivity: A measure of a rock's capacity for heat conduction. MORE

Thermal Block

Life Style / Coffee / Thermal Block: A system for heating water in espresso brewers that uses coils of pipe enclosed inside a heating element or hot water tank. MORE

Coefficient Of Thermal Expansion

Business / Machine Shop / Coefficient Of Thermal Expansion: The increase in length per unit length for each degree a metal is heated. MORE

Thermal Low

Science / Weather / Thermal Low: Also known as heat low, it is an area of low pressure due to the high temperatures caused by intensive heating at the surface. It tends to remain stationary over its source area, with weak cyclonic ci MORE

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