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Elements of solid-state energy conversion.

Manfred Altman

Elements of solid-state energy conversion.

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Direct energy conversion.,
  • Thermoelectricity.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSolid-state energy conversion.
    SeriesThe University series in basic engineering, University series in basic engineering
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK2896 .A556
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17752712M

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OCLC Number: Notes: On cover: Solid-state energy conversion. Description: x, pages illustrations 24 cm. Series Title: University series in basic engineering.

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