TECs

Thermoelectric Air Conditioners Save Space and Energy

December 16th, 2013

TECA Corporation has announced the release of the the largest flush-mounted thermoelectric air conditioners currently available on the market. Ideal for enclosures with limited space, TECA’s new air conditioners mount flush against the enclosure without…read more

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Thermoelectric Coolers for High Temperature Environments

November 22nd, 2013

Thermoelectric air conditioner supplier EIC Solutions has expanded its line of ThermoTEC thermoelectric coolers with the addition of a high ambient temperature model. Designed to cool electronic enclosures in extremely hot settings such as in…read more

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Magnetic Field Created Using Heat in First Magnetic Seebeck Effect Demo

October 18th, 2013

In a research breakthrough, scientists from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne) in Switzerland claim to have provided the first evidence ever that it is possible to generate…read more

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Researchers Developing New Thermoelectric Materials

September 20th, 2013

New technology from researchers at the University of Houston has the potential to increase vehicle mileage by five percent and power plant and industrial processing performance by as much as 10 percent. The breakthrough combines…read more

New Thermoelectric Peltier Cooler

September 20th, 2013

Temperature control specialist Oven Industries Inc. has released a new line of thermoelectric peltier coolers for use in a variety of temperature control applications. Ideal for usage in universities, science laboratories, PCR research and businesses…read more

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Multi-Purpose Cold Plates for TEC, LED and Semiconductor Cooling

September 9th, 2013

Custom liquid cooling solutions provider Koolance has released three new multi-purpose cold plates for heat sources ranging from 25-50 mm/sq. The three models— PLT-UN50F, PLT-UN40F and PLT-UN25F—are ideal for thermal applications such as thermoelectric cooling,…read more

Thermoelectric Air Conditioner Drip Pans Prevent Rust and Corrosion

August 22nd, 2013

EIC Solutions Inc., a supplier of thermoelectric air conditioners, electronic enclosures and transit cases, has released new electronic enclosure air conditioner drip pans designed to prevent rust and corrosion by collecting moisture and channeling it…read more

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Estimating Internal Air Cooling Temperature Reduction in a Closed Box Utilizing Thermoelectrically Enhanced Heat Rejection

June 17th, 2013

An earlier article in this column considered the problem of cooling electronic components in a closed box [1]. In outdoor applications for example, it may be necessary to totally seal the box to prevent exposure…read more

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Thermal Facts and Fairy Tales: A System Perspective for Electronics Cooling

June 16th, 2013

A friend of mine who was an aspiring plumber once stated that all you need to know to be a plumber is that you get paid on Friday and that waste flows downhill. Maybe there…read more

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“Transverse” Thermoelectric Effect May Lead to Better Cooling Devices

June 10th, 2013

Northwestern University researchers are investigating the possibility of vertical heat transport for better cooling devices. A new paper published in Physical Review Letters by researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois explores the idea of using…read more

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Temperature Controller for Thermoelectric Modules and Supplemental Resistive Heaters

May 17th, 2013

Oven Industries, a supplier of custom temperature controllers and sensors for a variety of industries, has released the new 5R7-001 PID bi-directional temperature controller for independent thermoelectric modules or for use in conjunction with auxiliary…read more

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Programmable Digital Temperature Control for Electronic Enclosures

May 17th, 2013

EIC Solutions Inc., a manufacturer of thermoelectric air conditioners, electronic enclosures and transit cases, has released a digital temperature control (DTC) for fine-tuned temperature control inside air-conditioned electronic enclosures. “[While] our standard bimetallic thermostat meets…read more

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Nanoscale Heat Transfer Research Awarded Air Force Grant

April 22nd, 2013

An Arizona State University engineer has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research for nanoscale heat transfer research that could help improve thermoelectric devices and thermal barrier coatings. An…read more

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Thermoelectric Air Conditioner for Use in Mobile Military and Defense Applications

April 5th, 2013

Thermoelectric air conditioner manufacturer EIC Solutions, Inc. has released the ThermoTEC 145 series 1500 BTU military-grade air conditioner for use in transit cases for mobile military and defense applications. According to Jamie Alletag, EIC Solutions…read more

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