These are the proceedings of the November 14, 1995, Symposium addressing evacuated superinsulation concepts and their potential applications to the building envelope. Included are 11 technical papers (with charts, tables and illustrations). A summary of the Q&A forum and illustrations of the tabletop display on vacuum insulation panels using recycled ur ethane fluff are also provided. The paper titles are Development of Evacuated Superinsulations, Evacuated Glass Fiber Concepts for Superinsulated Wall and Roof Systems, Development of Rigid Foam/Evacuated Perlite Powder Composite Panels, Open-Cell Rigid Polyurethane Foam: A Basis For Vacuum Panel Technology, Gas-Filled Panels: An Update On Applications in the Building Thermal Envelope, Opportunities For the Use of Superinsulations in Roof Applications, High Performance Thermal Insulation for Refrigerated Storage Facilities, Superinsulations and Residential Foundations, Polyiso Foams and Vacuum Panels: A "Super" Combination, and Thermal Performance Measurements of Powder-Filled Evacuated Panel Insulation in Manufactured Home Attics.
Publication No. 3016-7 (180 pages/1995)
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