heat-conduction

heat-conduction

n
(General Physics) the transfer of thermal energy between molecules
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Bartoshevich, "A heat-conduction problem," Journal of Engineering Physics, vol.
Heat-conduction problems with melting or freezing, Journal of Heat Transfer 91(3): 421-426.
Nicolson, "A practical method for numerical evaluation of solutions of partial differential equations of the heat-conduction type," Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, vol.
Since 1906, Pirani gauges based on the principle of heat-conduction have been used to measure absolute pressure in the fine vacuum range.