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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005708
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... wind power, hydro power, biomass and biofuels, solar energy, and fuel cells. biomass fuels corrosion protection hydro power renewable energy solar energy solid oxide fuel cells thermal spray applications wind power IN RECENT YEARS, renewable energy has continued to grow strongly...
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Published: 15 January 2021
Fig. 19 Schematic of nominal design of concentrating solar power system using molten salts. Solar energy is concentrated in towers, where molten salts are heated and pumped to a storage tank where they can power an electric-power-generating system (EPGS) in which thermal energy is converted More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 22A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v22a.a0005434
EISBN: 978-1-62708-196-2
..., gaseous reactants are introduced in the reaction chamber, where thermal energy initiates gas phase and surface reactions. If thermodynamic conditions are favorable (see section “Physical Vapor Deposition and Related Processes” in this article), chemical reactions lead to the formation of a stable solid...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006073
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Abstract This article discusses the environmental influences on protective coating films that can result in deterioration. These environmental factors can be classified into four groups: (1) energy: solar, heat; (2) permeation: moisture, solvent, chemical, and gas; (3) stress: drying and curing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003844
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... thickness, insufficient drying or curing, and other abnormalities during application. The environmental influences that may result in deterioration are: Energy (solar radiation, heat and temperature variation, nuclear radiation) Permeation (moisture, solvent retention, chemical, and oxygen...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 12 September 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23A.a0006895
EISBN: 978-1-62708-392-8
..., such as supercapacitors, rechargeable batteries, solar cells, mechanical-to-electric energy harvesters, field-effect transistors, photodetectors, and electrochromic devices (see Fig. 17 ) ( Ref 79 ). Fig. 17 Applications of electrospinning in electronics. LED, light-emitting diode Supercapacitors...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006547
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
..., J.B.; Kumar, A.; Franklin, A.D. 2016 ACS Nano , Vol 10 (No. 5), p 5221–5229 47 49 Aerosol Jet Printed Grid for ITO-Free Inverted Organic Solar Cells Kopola, P.; Zimmermann, B.; Filipovic, A.; Myllylä, R.; Würfel, U. 2012 Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells , Vol 107, p 252–258 26 45...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 May 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11B.a0006871
EISBN: 978-1-62708-395-9
... are susceptible to the effects of weather. These weather factors that contribute to degradation of plastics include heat and temperature variations, humidity and moisture variations, solar radiation, oxygen, microbiologic attack, and other environmental elements. The results of exposing plastics...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001091
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... and ICs. Optoelectronic devices—light-emitting diodes (LEDs), laser diodes, photodiodes, and solar (photovoltaic) cells—take advantage of the ability of GaAs to convert electrical energy into optical energy and vice versa. The principal market for optoelectronic devices is in nonmilitary applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004135
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... , June 1980 , p 96 – 109 5. Levy S.C. , Corrosion Reactions in Lithium-Sulfur Dioxide Cells , Corrosion in Batteries and Fuel Cells and Corrosion in Solar Energy Systems , Johnson C.J. and Pohlman S.L. , Ed., The Electrochemical Society , 1983 , p 9 – 16 6. Walk...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006787
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... failures, molten salts for energy storage, and degradation and failures in gas turbines. The article describes the effects of environment on aero gas turbine engines and provides an overview of aging, diffusion, and interdiffusion phenomena. It also discusses the processes involved in high-temperature...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003475
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
..., but also solar ultraviolet radiation, temperature cycling in orbit, vacuum, condensates of volatile organic substances evaporated from spacecraft surfaces, micrometeoroid and man-made debris impacts, and high-energy radiation. The combined effects of the space environment can lead to serious deterioration...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005607
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
...; motors; battery and capacitor foils; photovoltaic panels; passive solar heaters; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) tubing; and many others. The advantages of ultrasonic welding include the ability to: Join metals without the heat of fusion, making it an efficient method, energy...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003067
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... be controlled by blocking the invisible infrared (IR) component of the sun's spectrum with light green tinted glasses. To further reduce the solar energy transmission, the visible light transmission must also be reduced. This is done by tinting the glass in bronze, green, gray, or blue colors and then further...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... is dependent upon chemical interactions of the resin and other paint components with ultraviolet light, water, other chemicals in the atmosphere, heat and cold (energy and an energy deficiency), and combinations thereof, and their effect on the coating system. It is necessary to have a basic understanding...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001465
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... of the space environment is solar heat welding. Solar radiation in space is unshielded by the atmosphere. A spacecraft in low earth orbit typically receives 1.4 kW/m 2 (0.13 kW/ft 2 ) in daylight conditions. This energy can be taken advantage of by focusing the solar radiation on the workpiece through the use...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006063
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... calorimetry, scanning electron microscopy-energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy, chromatography, and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. Test cabinets and standard test environments for laboratory analysis are reviewed. The article describes non-standard simulation testing and case studies of simulated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005736
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... in the recent past. The most suitable process for this application is the cold spray process, which produces fully dense, oxygen-free coatings without imparting any thermal energy to the substrate ( Fig. 2 ). The cold-gas process relies on the kinetic energy of the particles for deposition and does not involve...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005732
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
..., biomass, and solar are just a few examples of where thermal spray can play a role in renewable energy solutions, in addition to the more traditional fossil fuel areas such as coal, gas, and oil. As medical technology helps to extend human life spans, medical implants will become more common, and thermal...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006648
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
.... , Hinrichs J. , and Arnberg L. , Spectrochim. Acta B , Vol 66 , 2011 , p 144 10.1016/j.sab.2011.01.004 65. Venzago C. , von Campe H. , and Warzawa W. , in 11th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (Montreux), 1992 , p 484 66. Wang B. , Callahan...