Direct Energy Conversion Technologies

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November 2019
9781683924531
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    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    4th November
  • ISBN 9781683924531
  • Language English
  • Pages 232 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$59.95
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October 2019
9781683924548
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    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    24th October
  • ISBN 9781683924548
  • Language English
  • Pages 232 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$124.95
E-Book
October 2019
9781683924555
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    24th October
  • ISBN 9781683924555
  • Language English
  • Pages 232 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$39.95

This book is designed for students and professionals who specialize in energy technologies and power plant engineering. It covers the mathematics and physics of both current conversion, such as solar cells, fuel cells, MHD, thermoelectric, and thermionic power generation, but also discusses emerging conversion technologies such as solar thermal, nuclear fusion, and hydrogen energy.

Features:

  • Covers both current conversion technologies as well as emerging technologies, such as solar thermal, nuclear fusion, and hydrogen energy
  • Written in simple language, illustrated by diagrams, mathematical analysis, and numerical examples

1. Energy Conversion Technologies
2. Solar Cells
3. Fuel Cells
4. MHD Power Generation
5. Thermoelectric Power Generation
6. Thermionic Power Generation
7. Exploring New Energy Technologies
8. Solar Thermal Energy
9. Nuclear Fusion Energy
10. Hydrogen Energy
Index

R. K. Singal

R. K. Singal, PhD is a university instructor with a specialty in wind and solar power.

Mehrzad Tabatabaian

is currently a senior faculty member in the Mechanical Engineering Department, School of Energy at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) with several years of teaching, research, and industry experiences. He has authored several textbooks and published papers in various scientific journals and conferences. He holds several registered patents in the clean energy field.