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Thermodynamics of a Superconducting Energy Converter

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1 Author(s)
Chester, Marvin ; Electro‐Optical Systems, Inc., Pasadena, California

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A thermodynamic analysis is given for an energy conversion process which employs the phase transition in a superconductor. The conversion process is a cyclic one. An expression for the conversion efficiency is obtained. Quantitative estimates are calculated from the formula for several superconducting materials. These indicate that conversion efficiencies as high as 44% may be obtainable under ideal conditions.

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Journal of Applied Physics  (Volume:33 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

Feb 1962

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