phase change


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Noun1.phase change - a change from one state (solid or liquid or gas) to another without a change in chemical composition
freeze, freezing - the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
liquefaction - the conversion of a solid or a gas into a liquid
natural action, natural process, action, activity - a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings); "the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
melt, melting, thaw, thawing - the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid; "the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster"; "the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours"
evaporation, vaporisation, vaporization, vapour, vapor - the process of becoming a vapor
Translations

phase change

n (Chem) → passaggio di stato (Phys) → cambiamento di fase
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The global advanced phase change materials market to grow at a CAGR of 20.
This is done through ESP-r active material module where the label of phase change is assigned to a material layer.
Since the temperature indicator is in intimate contact with the surface to be tested, the phase change is virtually instantaneous.
However, the hazardous nature of chemicals used as phase change materials is expected to restrain the growth of the market.
Phase change materials, commonly known as PCMs, are materials that are capable of storing large amounts of heat because they have a high latent heat of liquefaction and are solid at ambient temperature, i.
While there are other contenders, phase change materials, or PCMs, are ideal candidates for universal memory.
After introducing semiconductor memories in general, they cover phase change memory, spin-transfer torque random access memory, resistive random access memory, memristors, and the future of nonvolatile memory.
In a PCM cell, where a phase-change material is deposited between a top and a bottom electrode, phase change can controllably be induced by applying voltage or current pulses of different strengths.
Practically phase change (melting) temperature is not a horizontal line because phase change temperature in heating (melting) and cooling (crystallization) points are slightly different.
The confusion arises from the fact that when pressure is applied to water, its structure changes rather easily by bending hydrogen bonds,' which would not be a genuine phase change.
Phase Change Memory Enters a New Phase outlines the challenges phase change memory faces as it vies to compete with mainstream charge-based memories.
Browse 101 tables and 59 figures spread through 338 Pages and in-depth TOC for " Advanced Phase Change Material (PCM) Market - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019"