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M.S. Van Dusen. "The Thermal Conductivity of Heat Insulators," The American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers, Vol. 26, October 1920, pp. 385-414.

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Powell, F.J., and Rennex, B.G., "The NBS Line-Heat-Source Guarded Hot Plate for Thick Materials," Proceedings of the ASHRAE/DOE Conference on Thermal Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Buildings II, Las Vegas, ASHRAE SP 38, ASHRAE, Atlanta, GA, 1983, pp. 657-672.

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