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Synonyms for resistivity

a material's opposition to the flow of electric current

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The results show that the electrical resistivity drops by a factor of 20 in [CdCl.
The free electrons are primarily responsible for the electrical and thermal conductivity of metals and alloys, therefore, the wiedemann-franz-loranz Law can be applied to relate the thermal conductivity to the electrical resistivity.
The electrical resistivity method reflects the possible lithology occurring in the sub surface between various geological formations, depth and thickness of the weathered zone, quality of ground water and the behaviour of aquifers.
In these three profiles, the characteristics of the very low electrical resistivity located in L1a, L2b and L3b, presents approximately the same depth (~ 2.
a] and EC can be demonstrated using standard electrical resistivity sounding theory (Koefoed 1979).
The California Division of Highways (CalTrans) has developed an empirical chart which correlates pH and soil electrical resistivity to determine the length of time it would take for a 16-gauge (approximately 1.
The pillows, characterized by low electrical resistivity (about 10 ohm|center dot~meter) appear to constitute more than 75 percent of the lava pile at Site 504 and are, consequently, considered to be the main mode of oceanic crust emplacement there.
Thin zones of higher electrical resistivity (lower electrical conductivity) near the surface are interpreted to be alluvium or other sediments that are either dry or bear fresh-water.
Summary: The focus of this study is to improve the physical properties of electroplated Ni films, such as corrosion resistance, electrical resistivity, plating thickness, and adhesion force.
The variation of electrical resistivity in polymer nanocomposites under varying pressure has been studied by many researchers in the last few years.
With the incorporation of surface-functionalized boron nitride nanosheets, the polymer nanocomposites exhibit many desirable features as dielectric materials such as higher breakdown strength, larger electrical resistivity, improved thermal conductivity, greater mechanical strength, and much stabilized dielectric properties when compared to the pristine polymer.
Subsequent chapters describe various field methods including the magnetic method, electrical resistivity, the self-potential method, and various types of electromagnetic methods, such as time-domain electromagnetic methods and borehole geophysical logging methods.
One of tools for mapping of electrical resistivity data is geostatistical methods.
During the initial setting of the cement, the electrical resistivity changed with time based on the type and amount of additives used in the cement.
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