Experimental method

William F. Mohs, Francis A. Kulacki

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Abstract

This chapter provides a description of an experimental apparatus constructed to permit real time measurement of frost thickness and planar morphology during growth and melting, as well as heat transfer rates. Quantitative data are obtained via digital reduction of normal and in plane images of the frosted test surface. Data reduction is described, and measurement uncertainties are summarized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
PublisherSpringer- Verlag
Pages43-55
Number of pages13
Edition9783319205076
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

Publication series

NameSpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
Number9783319205076
ISSN (Print)2191-530X
ISSN (Electronic)2191-5318

Keywords

  • Defrost
  • Digital analysis
  • Frost growth
  • Frost thickness
  • Optical measurement

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    Mohs, W. F., & Kulacki, F. A. (2015). Experimental method. In SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology (9783319205076 ed., pp. 43-55). (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; No. 9783319205076). Springer- Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20508-3_4