TECs

Free Sizing Software for Thermoelectric Air Conditioners

April 15th, 2014

TECA Corporation has released its newest sizing software to estimate thermoelectric air conditioner requirements. Available as a free download from TECA’s website, the new sizing software features an intuitive and user-friendly interface. With parameters defined…read more

Flexible Thermoelectric Generator Could Power Wearable Devices Using Body Heat

April 11th, 2014

Researchers have developed a new thermoelectric generator that could replace batteries as a more versatile power source. As interest grows in wearable electronics like Google Glass, smartwatches and fitness trackers, finding a suitable, long-lasting reliable…read more

Nanoscale Pillars May Improve Thermoelectric Materials

March 10th, 2014

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder say a new method of improving thermoelectric materials could lead to the development of better solar panels, more energy-efficient cooling equipment and effective devices that could turn waste…read more

Thermoelectrically-Cooled Electronic Enclosure Line Expanded for More Applications

February 24th, 2014

EIC Solutions, a manufacturer of thermoelectric air conditioners, electronic enclosures and transit cases, has expanded its line of pre-packaged electronic enclosures with new sizes to meet more applications. Designed to protect and cool electronics and…read more

Mini Thermoelectric Modules Incorporate Thermally Conductive Circuit Boards

February 5th, 2014

Laird Technologies has announced a new series of miniature thermoelectric modules for applications where temperature stabilization of sensitive optical components in photonics, telecom, medical and consumer markets is critical. Built using Laird Tlam thermally conductive…read more

Thermoelectric Air Conditioner Features Half-Ton Cooling Capacity

January 28th, 2014

Thermoelectric cooler manufacturer TECA Corporation has released the AHP-6263, the largest commercially available thermoelectric air conditioner currently on the market featuring a half-ton of cooling capacity. The AHP-6263 three-phase, 240 VAC air conditioner includes the…read more

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

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

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

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

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

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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