molecular heat


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molecular heat

[mə′lek·yə·lər ′hēt]
(thermodynamics)
The heat capacity per mole of a substance.
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In the case of higher Pr number, the effect of molecular heat conductivity is relatively small, and the heat flux by turbulent transport becomes increasingly important in the near wall region.
The processes of molecular heat transfer, metabolic heat production and heat transfer due to blood flow are modelled as well as the heat losses over the skin by transepidermal water loss, radiation, and convection.
The BHTE describes the temperature distribution inside the preterm baby taking into account the molecular heat transfer, metabolic heat production, heat transfer due to blood flow and respiratorical water loss.

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