143heatstress6 - (Wind Chill Index • Evaporation – The...

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6 Mechanisms of Heat Loss Convection – The transfer of heat between the surface of the body and the air (or water, if one is swimming) because of the circulation of air or water molecules next to the skin.
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Unformatted text preview: (Wind Chill Index) • Evaporation – The transfer of heat from the body surface through the change of liquid water on the skin to a gaseous water vapour....
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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