STIRLING CYCLE ENGINE DEVELOPMENT: A REVIEW

The elementary concepts of Stirling cycle machines, their historical development to date, and possible future applications are discussed. The high efficiency, versatility, low pollution, and nondiscriminatory energy input requirements of Stirling machines assures them of a place in the spectrum of thermal devices -- both as prime movers and for heating and cooling purposes. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Witwatersrand University

    School of Mechanical Engineering
    Johannesburg,   South Africa 
  • Authors:
    • Urieli, I
    • Rallis, C J
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094672
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ISBN-0-85494-327-7, REPT-61
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM