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Author Chimchavee, W. ♦ Khedari, J. ♦ Hirunlabh, J.
Sponsorship Tianjin Lantian High-Tech Power Sources
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2001
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Thermoelectricity ♦ Heat pumps ♦ Tellurium ♦ Thermal resistance ♦ Mathematical model ♦ Cooling ♦ Steady-state ♦ SPICE ♦ Resistance heating ♦ Temperature
Abstract An electro-thermal model of thermoelectric (TE) modules, for the analysis of a heat pump system and cooling system under steady state is presented. The model is a combination of electro-thermal parts. Simulations were run by the PSPICE program. Its main advantage is simplicity as working points of the TE system i.e., current, thermal resistance of heat exchanger and the temperature difference between cold junction and hot junction of thermoelectric modules are easily determined. The CHIM model was checked by the two port method. Its output provides the same outcome as that conducted by a mathematical model that validated the proposed model.
Description Author affiliation: Building Sci. Res. Center, King Mongkut's Univ. of Technol., Bangkok, Thailand (Chimchavee, W.)
ISBN 0780372050
ISSN 10942734
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2001-06-08
Publisher Place China
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 259.09 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 458
Ending Page 461


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library