Direct Energy Conversion

Course Name: 

TH803 Direct Energy Conversion


M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Basics of energy conversion, Thermodynamic analysis. Thermoelectric, thermionic. Magneto hydrodynamic, Electrochemical, Photovoltaic effect, Solar cell: construction and operating characteristics, typical layout. Current developments.


Sheldon S.L. Chang, Energy conversion-; Prentice Hall George W. Sutton, Direct Energy conversion, McGraw Hill Archie W. Culp, Principle of Energy conversion, McGraw Hill G.D. Rai, Non -conventional energy sources, Khanna Publishers


Mechanical Engineering

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Dr. Ravikiran Kadoli, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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