Materials for Energy Conversion Devices

Written By C C Sorrell
Materials for Energy Conversion Devices
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 October 2005
  • ISBN : 1845690915
  • Pages : 428 pages
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Download or read book entitled Materials for Energy Conversion Devices by author: C C Sorrell which was release on 30 October 2005 and published by Elsevier with total page 428 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. As the finite capacity and pollution problems of fossil fuels grow more pressing, new sources of more sustainable energy are being developed. Materials for energy conversion devices summarises the key research on new materials which can be used to generate clean and renewable energy or to help manage problems from existing energy sources. The book discusses the range of materials that can be used to harness and convert solar energy in particular, including the properties of oxide materials and their use in producing hydrogen fuel. It covers thermoelectric materials and devices for power generation, ionic conductors and new types of fuel cell. There are also chapters on the use of such materials in the immobilisation of nuclear waste and as electrochemical gas sensors for emission control. With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Materials for energy conversion devices is a standard reference for all those researching and developing a new generation of materials and technologies for our energy need. Detailed coverage of solar energy and thermoelectric conversion Comprehensive survey of new developments in this exciting field Edited by leading experts in the field with contributions from an international team of authors

Materials for Energy Conversion Devices

Materials for Energy Conversion Devices
  • Author : C C Sorrell,J. Nowotny,S Sugihara
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-10-30
  • Total pages : 428
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : As the finite capacity and pollution problems of fossil fuels grow more pressing, new sources of more sustainable energy are being developed. Materials for energy conversion devices summarises the key research on new materials which can be used to generate clean and renewable energy or to help manage problems from ...

Advanced Materials for Energy Conversion II

Advanced Materials for Energy Conversion II
  • Author : Dhanesh Chandra,Renato G. Bautista,Louis Schlapbach
  • Publisher : Metallurgical Society of Aime
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 483
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : This volume explores research related to energy conversion devices and related fundamental mechanisms, particularly in the field of fuel cell research, hydrogen storage, and superconductors. With an emphasis on fundamentals and applications of materials science and engineering related to energy conversion, this volume focuses on recent advances made in the ...

Advanced Fluoride Based Materials for Energy Conversion

Advanced Fluoride Based Materials for Energy Conversion
  • Author : Tsuyoshi Nakajima,Henri Groult
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-04-30
  • Total pages : 458
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Advanced Fluoride-Based Materials for Energy Conversion provides thorough and applied information on new fluorinated materials for chemical energy devices, exploring the electrochemical properties and behavior of fluorinated materials in lithium ion and sodium ion batteries, fluoropolymers in fuel cells, and fluorinated carbon in capacitors, while also exploring synthesis applications, and ...

Fluorinated Materials for Energy Conversion

Fluorinated Materials for Energy Conversion
  • Author : Tsuyoshi Nakajima,Henri Groult
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-08-18
  • Total pages : 578
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Fluorinated Materials for Energy Conversion offers advanced information on the application of fluorine chemistry to energy conversion materials for lithium batteries, fuel cells, solar cells and so on. Fluorine compounds and fluorination techniques have recently gained important roles in improving the electrochemical characteristics of such energy production devices. The book ...

Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage

Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage
  • Author : Arumugam Manthiram,Prashant N. Kumta,S. K. Sundaram,Gerbrand Ceder
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-03-28
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : This new volume covers the latest developments in the field of electrochemistry. It addresses a variety of topics including new materials development, materials synthesis, processing, characterization, property measurements, structure-property relationships, and device performance. A broader view of various electrochemical energy conversion devices make this book a critical read for scientists ...

Atomic Layer Deposition in Energy Conversion Applications

Atomic Layer Deposition in Energy Conversion Applications
  • Author : Julien Bachmann
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-04-24
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Combining the two topics for the first time, this book begins with an introduction to the recent challenges in energy conversion devices from a materials preparation perspective and how they can be overcome by using atomic layer deposition (ALD). By bridging these subjects it helps ALD specialists to understand the ...

Sustainable Materials for Next Generation Energy Devices

Sustainable Materials for Next Generation Energy Devices
  • Author : Kuan Yew Cheong,Lung-Chien Chen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-12-11
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Sustainable Materials for Next Generation Energy Devices: Challenges and Opportunities presents the latest state-of-the-art knowledge and innovation related to environmentally-friendly functional materials that can be developed for, and employed in, producing a feasible next generation of energy storage and conversion devices. The book is broken up into three sections, covering ...

Energy Storage and Conversion Materials

Energy Storage and Conversion Materials
  • Author : Stephen Skinner
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Showcasing recent developments in inorganic materials in an area of societal interest and importance, this book provides an up-to-date introduction to the contemporary use of functional solids in emerging technologies. Energy Storage and Conversion Materials describes the application of inorganic materials in the storage and conversion of energy, with an ...

Thermoelectric Energy Conversion

Thermoelectric Energy Conversion
  • Author : Diana Davila Pineda,Alireza Rezaniakolaei,Oliver Brand,Gary K. Fedder,Christofer Hierold,Jan G. Korvink,Osamu Tabata
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-12-04
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : The latest volume in the well-established AMN series, this ready reference provides an up-to-date, self-contained summary of recent developments in the technologies and systems for thermoelectricity. Following an initial chapter that introduces the fundamentals and principles of thermoelectricity, subsequent chapters discuss the synthesis and integration of various bulk thermoelectric as ...

Materials for Energy

Materials for Energy
  • Author : Sam Zhang
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 514
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Materials for Energy offers a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in materials for efficient and sustainable energy applications, including energy conversion, storage, and smart applications. Discusses a wide range of material types, such as nanomaterials, carbonaceous electrocatalysts and electrolytes, thin films, phase change materials, 2D energy materials, triboelectric materials, ...

The Physics of Solar Energy Conversion

The Physics of Solar Energy Conversion
  • Author : Juan Bisquert
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-09
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Research on advanced energy conversion devices such as solar cells has intensified in the last two decades. A broad landscape of candidate materials and devices were discovered and systematically studied for effective solar energy conversion and utilization. New concepts have emerged forming a rather powerful picture embracing the mechanisms and ...

Magnetocaloric Energy Conversion

Magnetocaloric Energy Conversion
  • Author : Andrej Kitanovski,Jaka Tušek,Urban Tomc,Uroš Plaznik,Marko Ožbolt,Alojz Poredoš
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-12-03
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : This book provides the latest research on a new alternative form of technology, the magnetocaloric energy conversion. This area of research concerns magnetic refrigeration and cooling, magnetic heat pumping and magnetic power generation. The book’s systematic approach offers the theoretical basis of magnetocaloric energy conversion and its various sub ...

Ceramics for Energy Conversion Storage and Distribution Systems

Ceramics for Energy Conversion  Storage  and Distribution Systems
  • Author : Thomas Pfeifer,Josef Maty??,Palani Balaya,Dileep Singh,John Wei
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-07-18
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : A collection of 25 papers presented at the 11th International Symposium on Ceramic Materials and Components for Energy and Environmental Applications (CMCEE-11), June 14-19, 2015 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Paper in this volume were presented in the below six symposia from Track 1 on the topic of Ceramics for Energy Conversion, Storage, and ...

Chalcogenide Materials for Energy Conversion

Chalcogenide Materials for Energy Conversion
  • Author : Nicolas Alonso-Vante
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-20
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : This book addresses electrocatalysis based on chalcogenides, particularly in the nanoscale domain. Special attention is paid to the hydrogen evolution reaction (HER) and the oxygen reduction reaction (ORR). The book provides an introduction to materials synthesis; the basic principles of electrocatalysis; related precious metal versus non-precious metal catalytic center chalcogenides ...

Multifunctional Nanostructured Metal Oxides for Energy Harvesting and Storage Devices

Multifunctional Nanostructured Metal Oxides for Energy Harvesting and Storage Devices
  • Author : Vijay B. Pawade,Paresh H. Salame,Bharat Apparao Bhanvase
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-21
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 1845690915
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Summary : Metal oxide nanoparticles exhibit potential applications in energy and environmental fields, such as solar cells, fuel cells, hydrogen energy, and energy storage devices. This book covers all points from synthesis, properties, and applications of transition metal oxide nanoparticle materials in energy storage and conversion devices. Aimed at graduate-level students and ...