Modelling of thermoelectric generator with heat pipe assist for range extender application

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Brito, F. P.; Martins, Jorge; Gonçalves, L. M.; Sousa, R.;
(2011)
  • Publisher: IEEE
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1109/IECON.2011.6120066
  • Subject: thermoelectric generators | Heat pipes | Science & Technology | waste heat recovery | hybrid electric vehicles | exhaust heat | seebeck

Recent trends towards electrification of vehicles favour the adoption of waste energy recovery into electricity. Battery-only Electric Vehicles (BEV) need a very large energy storage system so the use of a Range Extender (RE) may allow a significant downsizing of these ... View more
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