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Sources of error in thermal expansion

  1. Mar 21, 2013 #1
    I was just wondering what would be sources of error in calculating thermal expansion
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  3. Mar 21, 2013 #2


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    Calculating based on what? A measurement? Some theoretical model?
    Which inputs do you use, do they have an uncertainty? Does your model has some error?
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