INTRODUCTION The application of phase change materials (PCMs) in building envelopes has gained growing interest in building industry due to their potentials in energy savings and peak load shifting associated with the HVAC system, as well as the improved thermal comfort.
What does PC stand for?
PC stands for Phase Change (chalcogenide material used in re-writable CD-RW and DVD+RW)
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 356 other meanings of PC in our Acronym Attic
- Personal Computer (generic term)
- Personal Computer (IBM commercial desktop model)
- Personal Contact
- Personal Copy
- Personnel Carrier
- Personnel Code
- Perspective Control (photography)
- Petroleum Carrier
- Petroleum Coke
- Petty Cash
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Intertec believes this to be the first application of phase change materials to process instrumentation.
Part one features large photographs and detailed descriptions of the moon's day-by-day phase changes.
DRYING CHARACTERIZING LIQUID-VAPOR PHASE CHANGE PHENOMENA IN IMPULSE TECHNOLOGY WITH RESISTIVITY PROBES By Andrew R.
The film-forming composition includes as a resinous binder; a thermosetting resin having incorporated therein microspheres of phase change materials having latent heats in the range of 70 to 100 BTUs/lb.