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Underfloor Thermal Insulation; Why? Part I

I’m building an extension to my house at the moment. Actually, let me qualify that;…

Is all Software Rubbish?

How can software ever be classed as being any good if vendors keep issuing new…

Thermatronic Stagnation (nothing to do with male deers)

Stagnation, not the land of male deer, more the tendency for something not to flow….

Fractals: Gods Artwork, Part III

Returning to this series is simply an excuse to include the most marvellous of images…

Thermatrons Must Leave

Talk to a mathematician about thermodynamics and heat transfer and before long they’ll be showing…

At the Speed of Heat

Many analogies exist relating heat flow to fluid flow. Oops, there’s one. A good electronics…

A Load of HVAC TLAs

As humans we’ve lived in ‘built environments’ for a very long time.  From the cave…

How-to: Invert your thermal model to good effect

Thought I’d follow the previous post on this subject up with a slightly more detailed…

Clogged cooling fins, a cautionary tale

Here’s an interesting little article about the consequences of clogged cooling (heatsink) fins. A heatsink…