Accession Number : AD0742054

Title :   Thermoemission Energy Converters,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Eliseev,B. V. ; Pyatnitskii,A. P. ; Sergeev,D. I.

Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 103

Abstract : Autonomous and transportation energetics in the near future will require the development of new sources of electrical energy: thermoemission generators. The book is devoted to a popular presentation of the operating principles and hardware of thermoemission generators. The book is intended for a wide class of readers interested in problems of direct conversion of thermal and nuclear energy into electrical energy and in the advantages and fields of application of these generators of electrical energy. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*THERMIONIC CONVERTERS, TEXTBOOKS), ENERGY CONVERSION, THERMOELECTRICITY, USSR

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE