Accession Number : AD0765769

Title :   Study of Contact Resistance in Thermoelectric Materials,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Zvyagina,E. N.

Report Date : 15 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : In semiconducting thermoelectric batteries, contact electrical resistance arising when switching thermal elements decreases their effectiveness. A method for measuring contact resistances of the semiconductors is proposed that is based on an increase in the number of switching layers in a test piece.

Descriptors :   (*THERMOELECTRICITY, MATERIALS), ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE, SEMICONDUCTORS, BATTERY COMPONENTS, ELECTRIC BATTERIES, ELECTRIC CONNECTORS, USSR

Subject Categories : Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE