An apparatus for generating electrical energy comprises an oscillating heat pipe for transferring heat between a heat source and a heat sink, and a pyroelectric generator for generating electricity from thermal fluctuations generated by the oscillating heat pipe as the oscillating heat pipe transfers heat between the heat source and the heat sink.
|Patent number||WO 2017/137760 (CN109075725, EP3414827, GB2547487, US2019051809)|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
Zabek, D. A., Bowen, C., Ayel, V., bertin, Y., & Romestant, C. (2019). APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR GENERATING ELECTRICAL ENERGY. (Patent No. WO 2017/137760 (CN109075725, EP3414827, GB2547487, US2019051809)).