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isothermal

[¦ī·sə¦thər·məl]
(thermodynamics)
Having constant temperature; at constant temperature.
(geophysics)

isothermal

Said of a process which takes place at constant temperature.

isothermal

isothermal
Temperature/height diagram for inversion and isothermal layer.
The layers or regions of equal temperature in relation to a specified time frame. An isothermal layer is one where the lapse rate is zero.
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Isothermal Nucleic Acid Amplification Technology (INAAT) is a preferred technology due to its inherent features such as ease of use, portability, and instrument-free detection.
Isothermal crystallization and melting studies were performed as follows: the samples were heated to 250[degrees]C (at 145[degrees]C/min), held there for 2 min to eliminate residual crystals, then cooled (at 68[degrees]C/min) to the designated crystallization temperature ([T.
I-Cal 2000 HPC is also fully compliant with ASTM C1702--Standard Test Method for Measurement of Heat of Hydration of Hydraulic Cementitious Materials Using Isothermal Conduction Calorimetry.
The first-stage product serves directly as a starting point for the second-stage singleplex nested-like isothermal amplification reactions, providing that the F1c region or B1c region, respectively, is present in the first-stage amplification products.
Here we studied the isothermal and non-isothermal decomposition of Huadian oil shale.
To understand the influence of the hydrophilic component in the copolymers graft on Teflon membrane on the catalytic activity of immobilized enzyme under non isothermal conditions, the effect of type and content of hydrophilic monomers in the feed grafting solutions on the catalytic activity under isothermal conditions were studied.
Both images show that big spherulites grow due to the isothermal conditions but especially in the interface between surrounding powder and molten areas both materials are significantly different.
In reality, an isothermal compression process is difficult to achieve.
It should be noted that most ventilation study cases simulated isothermal ventilation because it is simpler to measure, model, and analyze.
Specifically, Spuches is using isothermal titration calorimetry to quantify the interaction of arsenite and monomethylarsenite with various thiols.
The alliance also includes the development of highly sensitive, selective and portable detection systems that combine Nanosphere's proprietary nanoparticle DNA probe technology with Takara's proprietary ICAN(TM) isothermal gene amplification technology.
Isothermal Technology has engineered two new portable stirred liquid temperature calibration baths with interchangeable containers, one for each liquid in order to prevent cross contamination between liquids.