Accession Number:

AD0261456

Title:

SOURCES AND CONVERSION OF ENERGY IN SPACE-VEHICLE POWER SYSTEMS. A REVIEW OF SOVIET OPEN LITERATURE

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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

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Report Date:

1961-07-26

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents Early research and development Semiconductor research Theoretical and experimental work S OLAR BAS, Satellite vehicles, USSR, Power supplies, Electrical equipment, Semiconductors, Solar cells, Thermoelectricity, Production, Physical properties, Chemical properties, Design, Bibliography, Technological intelligence, Electric power production, Radio active batteries, Solar energy, Materials, Purification. Contents Early research and development Semiconductor research Theoretical and experimental work S OLAR BATTERIES Thermoelectric power Nuclear batteries Current developmental trends Research problems in thermoelectricity Utilization of solar energy Use of ato ic batteries Current studies Research on power-system semiconductor materials General considerations Purification of semiconductor materials Physical and chemical characteristics of semiconductors The search for new materials

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE