Thermoelectric Devices

Presenters: Parth Bhide , Louis Caponi , Casey-Ellen Collette , Leili Tootsov , Jane Edgington , Erin Goodwin , Rachel Stagnitti , Ian Steenstra

Presentation Description

Learn about how to convert heat into electricity! This presentation covers the basics of efficiency, energy usage, energy conversion, and power, and walks students through the materials science behind thermoelectric devices. Students also experiment with their own thermoelectric devices and produce electricity to power propellers.

Learning Outcomes

Students learn about energy conversion, efficiency, power generation, electricity, and materials science. MS-PS3-5; MS-ETS1-1 HS-PS3-2; HS-PS3-3; HS-ETS1-1; HS-ETS1-3

Presentation uploaded on 10/27/2016 12:51 PM