Electrocaloric Materials: New Generation of Coolers (Engineering Materials #34) (Hardcover)

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Electrocaloric Materials: New Generation of Coolers (Engineering Materials #34) (Hardcover)

By Tatiana Correia (Editor), Qi Zhang (Editor)

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Preface.- Introduction.- Emergence of alternative cooling technologies.- An overview of solid-state refrigerators.- Electrocaloric effect (ECE).- Electrocaloric effect in bulk materials: review.- ECE breakthrough: thin films.- ECE of lead-based relaxor thin films.- ECE of the relaxor ferroelectric poly (vinylidene fluoride-trifluoroethylenechlorofluoroethylene) terpolymer.- Effect of film misfit strain and orientation on the electrocaloric effect.- Direct ECE measurements.- Multilayer capacitors.- Thin films.- Electrocaloric devices based on thin-film heat switches.- Final considerations.
Product Details ISBN: 9783642402630
ISBN-10: 3642402631
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: December 16th, 2013
Pages: 253
Language: English
Series: Engineering Materials