Accession Number:

AD0861420

Title:

A Thermocouple,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A thermoelectric element or battery for cooling or for the direct conversion of thermal energy into electrical energy is described. Its junction and semiconductor core are arranged in such a way that their contact surface is greater than their cross sectional surface perpendicular to the direction of flow of the electrical current.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE