The Electrocaloric Effect
  • Release Date : 15 June 2022
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 525 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0128216476
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Download or read book entitled The Electrocaloric Effect by author: Andrei Kholkin which was release on 15 June 2022 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 525 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Electrocaloric Effect: Materials and Applications reviews the fundamentals of the electrocaloric effect, the most relevant electrocaloric materials, and electrocaloric measurements and device applications. The book introduces the electrocaloric effect along with modelling and simulations of this effect. Then it addresses the latest advances in synthesis, characterization, and optimization of the most relevant electrocaloric materials including ferroelectric materials, liquid materials, lead-free materials, polymers, and composites. Finally, there is a review of the latest techniques in measurement and applications in refrigeration and cooling. The advantages, challenges, and perspectives of the future of electrocaloric refrigeration are discussed. The Electrocaloric Effect is suitable for researchers and engineers in the disciplines of materials science, engineering, and physics. Includes comprehensive introduction to electrocaloric effect including experimental techniques to measure, model and simulate the effect Reviews the most relevant electrocaloric materials such as composites, polymers, metal oxides, ferroelectric materials, and more Touches on the design and application of electrocaloric materials for devices with potential cooling and refrigeration applications