total heat


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

total heat

n
(General Physics) another term for enthalpy
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.total heat - (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressuretotal heat - (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressure; "enthalpy is the amount of energy in a system capable of doing mechanical work"
physical property - any property used to characterize matter and energy and their interactions
thermodynamics - the branch of physics concerned with the conversion of different forms of energy
References in periodicals archive ?
National contract notice: Total heat production for koivisto school
Each long open window contributes to a faster cooling of the building and greater total heat consumption.
3], a total heat of fusion less than 120 J/g, and a heat of fusion above 115[degrees]C of less than 5J/g.
A 90 kW total heat input is installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, with 30 kW per heating zone.
New Solef 82050 is the only fully mouldable PVDF foam able to pass the key aircraft fire, smoke and toxicity tests (FAR and AITM), which certify complete resistance to flame, total heat release, low toxicity on combustion products and reduced optical smoke density.
The total heat required for heating of the building is made up of transmission heat and ventilation heat losses, while in the calculation any additional losses, such as the allowance for interruption of heating, allowance for cold surface temperature equalization, allowance for the position of sky etc were neglected (Stajnko et al.
Further, the current total heat flux from the Earth to space is approximately 44.
1 to 3 reactors at the power plant is expected to continue producing total heat equivalent to roughly 3,000 kilowatts of thermal output even six months after the earthquake struck the plant on March 11.
Considering that the total heat received by the bottle of beer ([q.
t_loss] (W) is total heat transfer loss from the steam pipe to the surroundings and it is a sum of heat transfer loss from bulk steam to the outlet and radiation loss from outer surface to the outlet.

Full browser ?