Thermal Conductor

Lumped thermal element transporting heat without storing it

 Description The Thermal Conductor component models a heat transfer element that transports heat without storing it.
 Equations ${Q}_{\mathrm{flow}}={Q}_{{\mathrm{flow}}_{a}}={Q}_{{\mathrm{flow}}_{b}}=G\Delta T$ $\Delta T={T}_{a}-{T}_{b}$

Variables

 Name Units Description Modelica ID ${Q}_{\mathrm{flow}}$ $W$ Heat flow rate from a to b Q_flow $\Delta T$ $K$ Temperature difference from a to b dT

Connections

 Name Description Modelica ID ${\mathrm{port}}_{a}$ port_a ${\mathrm{port}}_{b}$ port_b

Parameters

 Name Default Units Description Modelica ID G $\frac{W}{K}$ Constant thermal conductance of material G

Modelica Standard Library

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