convection currents


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convection currents

nplcorrenti fpl convettive
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Heat waves create convection currents when hot air rises and moves to the waters.
Hydrocarbon fuelled kilns allow for greater convection currents within the kiln due to the requirement of an exhaust stack to remove the volatised products of combustion.
Likewise environmental links didn't support the importance of stripes for setting up little convection currents that might cool zebra skin or for disrupting the attacks of big predators such as lions.
Their movement is caused as they are jostled from below by powerful convection currents rising and falling beneath the photosphere.
Based on his objection, Planck recognized that the Sun supported convection currents.
The air becomes very humid and unstable, and this sets up strong convection currents.
TAKHAR, Radiation effects on free convection currents flow past semi-infinite vertical plate, Modelling, Measurement and control, B51 (1993), 31-40.
Think about convection currents off the side of hills," suggested Anthony.
He was the first to propose that slow-moving convection currents in the Earth's mantle caused continental break up, seafloor formation, crustal assimilation and continental drifting.
Cooling is also a problem, despite the extreme cold of the vacuum of space, because there are no convection currents to move heat away from the router.
The environment surrounding the drying coating experiences fluctuations in temperature and in the rate of cooling caused by fluctuations in convection currents in the surrounding air.