Thermoelectric Modules Keep Their Cool In Automobiles

Ferrotec, expanding its TEM business into the automobile sector, launches thermoelectric modules for applications that include cooling and heating of batteries in electric and hybrid vehicles. The modules are custom designed devices offering highly responsive temperature control to within 0.1°C.

 

Allegedly, Ferrotec is the world's largest manufacturer of bismuth telluride (Bi-Te) thermoelectric modules (TEM) (Peltier Effect devices). To-date the company's TEM have mainly been used for cooling chillers, optical communications, biotechnology, air conditioners, as well as a wide range of consumer electronics.

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Sensors Midwest Hits Rosemont, IL October 16-17!

Sensors Midwest, the industry's largest event focusing on sensors, design, and IIoT in the Midwest region, is scheduled for October 16-17 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Co-located with STMA, the event draws over 1,000 engineers and engineering professionals that are looking for access to the latest sensor advancements and will provide an opportunity to connect with the area's greatest technology leaders and suppliers.

 

Starting in Fall 2018, the company will focus on applications of Ferrotec-thermoelectric modules in the automobile industry. Applications include:

  • Cooling laser diodes in head up displays in automobiles
  • Cooling batteries of electric and hybrid cars
  • Cool cup holders in car cabins
  • Cooling laser devices in LIDAR technology in autonomous vehicles
  • Cooling laser diodes in laser head lights
  • Features of Ferrotec thermoelectric modules and technology

 

For more and deeper insights, take a gander at a Ferrotec device and module video. For more info, visit Ferrotec Holdings Corporation.