calorimetry


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measurement of quantities of heat

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Administered diets, walnuts, fecal and urine samples were collected and subject to bomb calorimetry, to measure calories, and the resulting data were used to calculate the metabolizable energy of the walnuts.
Working with the university's Dr Gareth Parkes and Jim Rooney, Prof Charsley has been applying the technique, known as sample controlled thermal analysis, to differential scanning calorimetry.
The second routine is on the fuzzy logic principles and it evaluates the rate of hydration at each time step, for which is utilizes the experimental data obtained from the isothermal calorimetry.
Chosen commercially available ethylene-vinyl acetate was analyzed by differential scanning calorimetry and dynamic mechanical analysis.
Therefore, the aim of the present study was to assess the ability of the Polar S810i HRM and SenseWear Pro Armband to accurately estimate the energy cost of various workloads of indoor rowing in overweight and obese individuals in a laboratory setting measured by simultaneous indirect calorimetry.
The Sensewear Armband (SWA) Kilocalorie (Kcal) measures appear comparable to indirect calorimetry (IC) for exercise activities; however, agreement between SWA and IC has not been determined for low intensity activities commonly used in rehabilitation.
The term indirect calorimetry is a misnomer since the actual VO2 and VCO2 are being measured and the results are more direct than measuring the temperature changes in a water bath after subject immersion.
MONTREAL -- The extent of malnutrition is frequently underestimated in patients with chronic liver disease who are awaiting transplant, and would be better assessed with indirect calorimetry rather than traditional tools, Lynne MacArthur reported at the Canadian Digestive Diseases Week.
Caluire, France and Pensauken, NJ 2/1/08 -- Setaram, a provider of thermal analysis and calorimetry systems, has acquired Hy-Energy, a manufacturer of gas sorption instruments for clean energy applications.
yesterday announced the acquisition of Calorimetry Sciences Corp.
The data were compared against the reverse Fick method and against standard indirect calorimetry using the Haldane transformation.
They used differential scanning calorimetry and mechanical spectroscopy to characterize the amorphous phase behavior.
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.
There are several techniques used to examine curing kinetic of polybenzoxazine, for instance, differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), Fourier transform infra-red (FT-IR) and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR).
This guide to the processes themselves and monitoring methodologies covers all materials necessary for application: several chapters describe the current knowledge of polymerization reactions and kinetics, a large section details existing monitoring methods (including spectroscopy, calorimetry, densimetry and rheological measurements); automatic monitoring is discussed with its specific applications and projections of future outlook.