Fourier’s Law

2005-11-29

Fourier looked at heat flowing through buildingĀ  materials, and his experimental results produced ideas such as thermal conductivity, resistance and the thermal transmission co-efficient or u-value. Read the rest of this entry »

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Energy and Heat Transfer

2005-11-22

Energy is applied in the form of heat, light or sound.

If energy, in the form of heat, is applied to a solid, the molecules become excited enough to Read the rest of this entry »