Accession Number:

ADA453002

Title:

25.5 Betavoltaic Power Cells

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

QYNERGY INC ALBUQUERQUE NM

Report Date:

2006-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Betavoltaic power cells utilize beta-emitting radioisotopes and semiconductor devices to produce long-lived power in a variety of small for factors. Qynergy is developing betavoltaic power cells based on silicon carbide junction converters and 85Kr and 147Pm isotopes for a variety of applications.

Subject Categories:

  • Energy Storage
  • Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE