sensible heat


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sen·si·ble heat

the amount of heat that, when absorbed by a substance, causes a rise in temperature. Compare: latent heat.
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An inferred camera sees the sensible heat being release, causing the fluid to be pumped back to tank, leaving the coil empty.
2] = coefficient of determination SHR = sensible heat ratio T = temperature [?
Remember, latent heat changes the state (or phase) of a substance without changing its temperature, and sensible heat changes only the temperature.
The sensible heat needed to raise the temperature of snow to 0[degrees]C which is calculated with following equation:
This equation expresses the partition of the net radiation (Rn) between soil heat flux (G), sensible heat flux (H) and latent heat flux (LE), corresponding to evaporation for a bare soil and transpiration for vegetation canopy.
The glass has an invisible thin-film metallic or oxide coating which allows the passage of short-wave solar energy into a building without allowing sensible heat and light to escape.
The CDQ quenches red-hot coke, dried by distillation in a coke oven, with inert gas and recovers sensible heat using a boiler to generate steam for power generation.
The problems of two-phase flows in the CFB risers are analysed in publications, but these studies do not consider the dependence of the amount of the sensible heat carried by solid ash particles on their concentration in gases.
Overhead supplemental cooling systems utilize up to 32 percent less power than traditional floor-mounted precision air conditioners to cool 1 kW of sensible heat.
Anomalies in the sensible heat flux dependent on air temperature represent a major contribution to these net heat flux anomalies during summer months.
Heat-wheel units recover both latent and sensible heat and provide ventilation to the space, claiming 70 to 80 percent efficiency.