Accession Number:

AD0783821

Title:

Devices Based on Thermoelectrical Phenomena,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Report Date:

1974-04-12

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The energy fundamentals of thermoelectric generators are presented, for the direct conversion of thermal energy into electrical at high efficiency and to produce cold in refrigeration units. The conditions under which the efficiency of an actual thermoelectric generator will be at a maximum are described. Thermostatting radioelectric devices are also discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE