thermoelectricity


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ther·mo·e·lec·tric·i·ty

(ther'mō-ē-lek-tris'i-tē),
An electrical current generated in a thermopile.

thermoelectricity

(thĕr″mō-ē-lĕk-trĭs′ĭ-tē)
Electricity generated by heat.
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These energy flows are represented using the thermoelectricity analogy in Figure 1 where the Ts, Rs, Cs, and [?
In developing electric power, both the thermoelectricity co-production and ratios should be actively developed and raised whenever possible; in doing so, highly efficient large-scale generators should also be improved.
Thermoelectricity is the study of the direct conversion between thermal and electrical energy through the Seebeck and Peltier effects.
Over the past few decades, there has been a revived interest in the field of thermoelectricity.
His discoveries in photoelasticity and thermoelectricity has a worldwide impact to engineering and technology also nowadays, in the 21st century, including the current research of Estonian scientists and engineers.
Keywords: thermoelectricity, seebeck coefficient, figure of merit, transport properties.
Cooling system for hermetic devices based on thermoelectricity.
Coal production and the potential for new projects based on thermoelectricity have gained renewed attention.
Gaspetro is investing in a thermoelectricity generation project based on natural gas to ensure the power supply to the Brazilian states of Amazonas, Rondonia and Acre.
Thermoelectricity provides a quiet, environmentally friendly mode of converting between electrical and thermal energy.
The new CCGT plant is located in Pecem (Fortaleza, capital of the State of Ceara), and is part of the Priority Programme for Thermoelectricity (PPT) supported by the Brazilian government.