Accession Number : AD0833951

Title :   THE LAWS OF ENERGY CONSUMPTION IN NUTRITION,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MA

Personal Author(s) : Rubner, Max

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 386

Abstract : A translation of the 1902 classic in nutrition and temperature regulation physiology, previously unavailable in English. The monograph presents the original research in specific dynamic effect of food, the surface law of cooling, the effect of heat and cold on nutrition and temperature regulation, the effect of clothing and insulation on temperature regulation, and on physical and chemical aspects of thermoregulation. A biography of Rubner has been added. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUTRITION, THERMAL ANALYSIS), HEAT, BIOMETRY, BODY TEMPERATURE, ENERGY, LABORATORY ANIMALS, HUMANS, FOOD, CALORIMETRY, BIOCHEMISTRY, PROTEINS, DIET, METABOLISM, LOW TEMPERATURE, AGING(PHYSIOLOGY), STARVATION, MIXTURES, CLOTHING, COOLING.

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE