Accession Number:

AD0668263

Title:

DIRECT CONVERSION OF VARIOUS FORMS OF ENERGY INTO ELECTRIC AND MECHANICAL POWER,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-07-20

Pagination or Media Count:

270.0

Abstract:

Contents Direct conversion of chemical energy to electrical energy Theory of fuel cells, Fuel cells with solid fuel, Fuel cells with gaseous fuel, Combined solid-gas fuel cells, Fuel cells with liquid fuel, Oxidizing reducing cells, Possibilities of application of fuel cells Direct transformation of thermal energy into electrical and mechanical energy Thermoelectric generators, Vacuum thermionic emission electric generators, Gas-filled thermionic emission electric generators, Plasma thermionic emission electric generators, Certain general questions for thermionic electric generators, Information on magnetohydrodynamics, Magnetohydrodynamic electric generators, Electrorocket motors Direct transformation of nuclear energy into electrical and mechanical energy Radioisotope electric generators, Nuclear radioisotope motors, Nuclear reactor electric generators, Nuclear reactor motors, Thermonuclear electric generators, Thermonuclear motors Direct transformation of solar energy into electrical and mechanical energy Solar electric generators, Solar sail, Photon rocket motor.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Electric and Ion Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE