Accession Number : ADD012849

Title :   Short Duration Thermoelectric Generator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : McManis,George E , III ; Bratcher,John O ; Dettling,Ronald F

Report Date : 02 Dec 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A thermoelectric generator having both a hot and a cold heat sink. Fast rise times, and stable output voltages for short duration, are accomplished using fluids at their melting points at the hot and cold junctions.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *HEAT SINKS, *JUNCTIONS, *THERMOELECTRIC POWER GENERATION, *MELTING POINT, LOW TEMPERATURE, HIGH TEMPERATURE, SHORT RANGE(TIME), FLUIDS, OUTPUT, STABILITY, VOLTAGE

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE