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What happens to insulation?

The difference between an "insulator" and a "conductor" is subjective. All materials transfer heat and reflect some heat at a boundary. Insulating materials are chosen because ...
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What happens to insulation?

If you see at molecular level the mechanism responsible for heat transfer,the adjacent molecules transfer vibration energy with their neighboring molecules,which results in heat transfer. Condition in ...
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What materials to use indoors to absorb sunlight and store it as heat?

You are looking at the wrong end of the problem. As far as heat collection is concerned, all that matters is the choice of window arrangement and the glazing coatings. Once the sunshine is inside, it ...
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Sun exposure in room as a function of day and time?

Wikipedia has a detailed article, position of the sun in the sky. This is a Matlab code and paper by Akram Abdulameer Al- Khazar: solar simulation You would need to write a small 2-liner vector ...
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Changing temperature under adibiatic conditions?

Adiabatic means no heat transfer. "Can a temperature change be adiabatic?" The ideal Otto cycle contains adiabatic compression and expansion, and the fluids in play heat up and cool down ...
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How do I find the amount of energy needed to evaporate water below its boiling point?

The value you look for is the Enthalpy of vaporization. This is temperature dependent and can be found in a steam table (or with one of the steam table calculators)
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