thermostatic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj thermostatic of or relating to a thermostat "thermostatic control"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Thermostatic (Physics) Of or pertaining to the thermostat; made or effected by means of the thermostat.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • thermostatic Pertaining to the thermostat; characterized by the presence of a thermostat; involving the principle of the thermostat.
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Usage

In literature:

The thermostat is a device that automatically regulates the heat of the oven.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 1" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
A thermostat regulates the heat.
"If You're Going to Live in the Country" by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
He turned his oxygen down to the bare minimum and the thermostat as low as he dared.
"Far from Home" by J.A. Taylor
A thermostat can be placed on the system and the temperature of the water controlled.
"Elements of Plumbing" by Samuel Dibble
It is well to have the temperature of a dry kiln controlled by a thermostat which actuates the valve on the main steam supply pipe.
"Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
Stopper and keep at room temperature three hours, then in thermostat at 50 deg.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
This thermostat is set at 60 deg.
"Respiration Calorimeters for Studying the Respiratory Exchange and Energy Transformations of Man" by Francis Gano Benedict
The mechanoids did not have thermostat stations, for they did not need them.
"The Genius" by Con Pederson
He adjusted a thermostat on the wall, to seventy degrees.
"Whispering Wires" by Henry Leverage
The temperature of the thermostat is then raised degree by degree, and the height of the meniscus at each point ascertained.
"The Phase Rule and Its Applications" by Alexander Findlay
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In news:

Electric heat generally needs a separate thermostat, but these also offer programming functionality.
Need a wireless thermostat control.
Venstar's Slimline family of thermostats includes very popular residential and commercial models.
You can program the thermostat to turn the heat up in the morning when you wake up and turn the heat down when you normally leave the house.
We've come a long way from the days of non-thermostatic showers that are too hot or too cold with poor water pressure and one-spray function.
Honeywell says that Nest's new thermostat infringes on a variety of patents.
The Nest learning thermostat has been receiving a lot of good buzz.
Nest Learning Thermostat Gets New Features.
The coolest thermostat on the planet just got cooler with several new features.
Lux Products Programmable Thermostats: $29.49 each.
Amazon has a deal on two different thermostats, knocking 51 to 61 percent off prices for one day only.
Lux Products TX1500E Smart Temp Programmable Thermostat.
All are thermostatically controlled, and many can be set for specific temperatures .
Introduces The Thermostat , a digital thermostat for smart climate management.
The Thermostat features contemporary styling, set-and-forget operation and a large digital display for easy viewing.
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In science:

Therefore one often couples the system to a thermostat, and uses the temperature, T , as a control variable.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?
Table 3: Ensemble validation of different temperature control algorithms All studied thermostats are consistent with a canonical ensemble, with the exception of the Berendsen thermostat, with deviations from the true slope generally 1 σ or less.
Simple quantitative tests to validate sampling from thermodynamic ensembles
Figure 4: Differences in validation of Berendsen and Nosé-Hoover thermostats.
Simple quantitative tests to validate sampling from thermodynamic ensembles
The Nosé-Hoover thermostat, like most others examined here, gives a slope statistically indistinguishable from the proper slope for the kinetic energy portion of the canonical ensemble.
Simple quantitative tests to validate sampling from thermodynamic ensembles
Berendsen thermostat give statistically good results.
Simple quantitative tests to validate sampling from thermodynamic ensembles
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