thermal probe

thermal probe

[′thər·məl ′prōb]
(engineering)
An instrument which measures the heat flow from ocean bottom sediment.
(mechanical engineering)
A calorimeter in a boiler furnace which measures heat absorption rates.
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Tenders are invited for semiconductor grade thermal probe implant metrology and anneal monitoring tool such as a kla-tencor therma-probe series system.
As a long time used sensor which measures gas mass flow in industry, the thermal probe is extended to measure the gas-solid two-phase flow.
A snap-on magnification lens, thermal probe and built-in camera further extend the utility of the device.
In the session, which lasted nearly an hour, a thermal probe was used to apply heat to their forearms and evoke pain.
In a series of hour-long sessions, a thermal probe was used to apply heat to their forearms and evoke pain.
He continues: "On the product side of things we are definitely excited about the Intel reference design 10" tablet, because it comes with added features such as a clip-on magnification lens and plug-in thermal probe that enables students to do scientific experiments.
The Intel Education Tablets have some unique features like snap-on magnification lens and a thermal probe that plugs into a port on the tablet.
Using thermal probe technology for nanoscale thermal analysis (nano-TA), the afm+ allows users to obtain transition tempera tures on local features of a sample or to obtain a transition temperature map.
2009) used the thermal probe to find the moisture content effects on the uncertainty of sand thermal conductivity.
There currently exists a nanoscale thermal analysis (nano-TA) technique in which a nanoscale thermal probe heats a localized region on the sample surface to measure its thermal properties, including thermal transition temperatures like crystalline melting points and glass transitions.
The launch of 2-dimensional thermal probe electrical equipment will be announced at the 42nd meeting of the Japan Society of Calorimetry and Thermal Analysis, being held from October 7-9.
Menisci treated with the bipolar thermal probe were noted to have a smoother contoured edge in comparison to motorized cutters.