ASTM E1142 - 14

    Standard Terminology Relating to Thermophysical Properties

    Active Standard ASTM E1142 | Developed by Subcommittee: E37.03

    Book of Standards Volume: 14.02

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This is a compilation of terms and corresponding definitions commonly used in the study of thermophysical properties. Terms that are generally understood or defined adequately in other readily available sources are either not included or their sources identified.

    1.2 A definition is a single sentence with additional information included in a Discussion. It is reviewed every five years, and the year of the last review or revision is appended.

    1.3 Definitions identical to those published by another standards organization or ASTM Committee are identified with the abbreviation of the name of the organization or the identifying document and ASTM Committee.

    1.4 Definitions of terms specific to a particular field (such as dynamic mechanical measurements) are identified with an italicized introductory phrase.

    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D4092 Terminology for Plastics: Dynamic Mechanical Properties

    E7 Terminology Relating to Metallography

    E344 Terminology Relating to Thermometry and Hydrometry

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 01.040.17 (Metrology and measurement. Physical phenomena (Vocabularies)); 17.200.10 (Heat. Calorimetry)

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    DOI: 10.1520/E1142

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