«Thermoelectric phenomena» Panel introduces the basic principles of thermoelectric generators and can be used for laboratory classes, training solutions case studies and work on real projects.
» Study the principles of operation of the Peltier element:
- voltage dependence of temperature difference;
- EFFICIENCY of the Peltier element;
- the dependence of the capacity and EFFICIENCY of load resistance.
» Study the principles of operation for thermocouples:
- Seebeck coefficient determination;
- The Peltier coefficient determination;
- Thomson effect;
- Getting electrothermical Volta series.
» Use of thermocouples for measuring temperature.
» A combination of multiple thermocouples (parallel and serial):
- Seebeck coefficient;
» Leroux experiment.
» Ordinary and differential thermocouples production.
Examples of case studies:
» Calibration of routine and differential thermocouples;
» Peltier element parameters influence on its electrical characteristics;
» External impact influence of external parameters on thermocouples of electrical performance;
» Comparison of thermocouples and the Peltier element;
» Comparison of the thermometer and thermocouple as temperature measurement devices;
» Heat conduction through the Peltier element;
» Peltier element cooling applications;
» Temperature maps DRAW ap.
Examples of projects:
» Application of thermoelectrics in everyday life;
» Use of thermocouples for measuring the intensity of optical radiation;
» Electricity generation in field conditions.
The set contains:
» Several Peltier elements, different in the materials used, and square working surface;
» Constant temperature tanks with the measuring function temperature;
» Thermocouples, as well as materials for independent manufacturing of thermocouples;
» Cables and adapters for the panel elements integration with standard controllers;
» Soldering iron for independent manufacturing of thermocouples.
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