Accession Number : AD0739684
Title : Theory and Experience Concerning Environmental Effects on Thermocouple Calibrations.
Descriptive Note : Research and development rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL SHIP ENGINEERING CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA PHILADELPHIA DIV
Personal Author(s) : Keyser,David R.
Report Date : 18 FEB 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 42
Abstract : The report presents a comprehensive discussion of the thermodynamics and solid state theories of thermoelectric couples employed as thermometers. It also includes a discussion of the available published literature and data on environmental and aging effects for the alloy pairs: chromel-alumel, iron-constantan, and copper-constantan. (Author)
Descriptors : (*THERMOCOUPLES, CALIBRATION), THERMODYNAMICS, AGING(MATERIALS), THERMOMETERS, NICKEL ALLOYS, IRON, COPPER, COPPER ALLOYS
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE