adiabatic process

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(thermodynamics) any process that occurs without gain or loss of heat

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Using the SHPB nearly adiabatic compression tests are conducted in the intermediate strain-rate regime (ranging from 1000 to 2000 [s.
Using the split Hopkinson pressure-bar (SHPB) nearly adiabatic compression tests are conducted in the intermediate strain-rate regime ranging from 1000 [s.
In upcoming research work, the influence of compression speed on the glass transition has to be investigated and the adiabatic compression heating should be measured.
In a vapor cycle system, the temperature is increased by adiabatic compression and decreases during adiabatic expansion.
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