Measurement Techniques

, Volume 54, Issue 10, pp 1151–1154 | Cite as

A contact method of determining the thermal effusivity of solids

  • D. Yu. Demezhko
  • V. V. Dergachev
  • E. N. Rybakov

A contact method of measuring the thermal effusivity of solids, based on periodic heating of the surface of a standard plate, in contact with the solid being investigated, and measuring the temperature oscillations in the plate at various distances from the source, is described.


thermal effusivity and inertia thermal properties thermal investigations thermal effusivity sensor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Yu. Demezhko
    • 1
  • V. V. Dergachev
    • 1
  • E. N. Rybakov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of GeophysicsUral Branch of the Russian Academy of SciencesEkaterinburgRussia

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