JP2002078367A - Power generator and lighting apparatus utilizing seebeck effect - Google Patents

Power generator and lighting apparatus utilizing seebeck effect

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JP2002078367A
JP2002078367A JP2000305533A JP2000305533A JP2002078367A JP 2002078367 A JP2002078367 A JP 2002078367A JP 2000305533 A JP2000305533 A JP 2000305533A JP 2000305533 A JP2000305533 A JP 2000305533A JP 2002078367 A JP2002078367 A JP 2002078367A
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Makoto Yamazaki
誠 山崎
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PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a power generator and a lighting apparatus utilizing the Seebeck effect of a semiconductor P-N junction. SOLUTION: This power generator generates electric power, by utilizing combustion heat as the heat source of a heater 6 of an apparatus 1, utilizing the Zeebeck effect of the semiconductor P-N junction and water 3 for cooling a cooling section 2 and also limiting the temperature of the cooling section 2 with boiling or vaporizing heat of the water 3. The illuminating apparatus of this power generator is provided with a white light-emitting diode or a fluorescent lamp 7, to which the generated electrical power is supplied.

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【発明の詳細な説明】 DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION

【0001】本発明は、半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器の加熱面の熱源には、燃焼性ガスや燃焼性液体や燃焼性固体を直接燃焼させるか、もしくは燃焼性ガスや燃焼性液体を触媒を用いて燃焼させた時に発生する燃焼熱にて加熱を行う。 [0001] The present invention is a heat source of the heating surface of the device having the Seebeck effect by the semiconductor P-N junction, or to burn the combustible gas or combustible liquids or combustible solids directly or combustible gas or combustible subjected to heat in the combustion heat generated when burned with the liquid catalyst. 加熱面を加熱すると、冷却面にはこの熱が伝導してくるので冷却しないと、加熱面と冷却面との間に温度差が十分に発生しない。 Heating the heating surface and the cooling surface is not cooled because the heat comes conducted, no temperature difference is sufficiently generated between the heating surface and the cooling surface. そこで、冷却面の冷却には、それに接した水を用いる。 Therefore, the cooling of the cooling surface is used it in contact with water. 水は1気圧の大気圧では、摂氏100度で沸騰し、 Water is the atmospheric pressure 1 atm, and boils at 100 degrees Celsius,
これ以上温度が上がらない。 This equal to or higher than the temperature does not rise. また沸騰するまで加熱しないにしても水の気化熱にて摂氏100度以下に制限される。 Also it is limited to less than 100 degrees Celsius, if not heated to boiling with water heat of vaporization. このことは、水がある限り冷却面は摂氏100度かそれ以下に制限され、加熱面と冷却面との温度差が有効な発電が行われる程度にひらくことになる。 This cooling surface as long as there is water are limited 100 degrees Celsius or below it, so that opens to the extent that the temperature difference between the heating surface and the cooling surface is active power is carried out. この効果を利用した発電装置。 Power generation apparatus utilizing this effect. この発電装置に白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯を備えた、照明装置。 With a white light emitting diode or a fluorescent lamp in the power generating device, the lighting device. 本発電装置は、燃焼物と水があれば、発電でき、また本照明装置は、電源のない場所でも光を灯すことが可能となる。 This power generator, if the combustion products and water, power generation can be also present lighting device, it is possible to light the light in the power-free location. 例えば、被災地やキャンプ地、後進国などで有効である。 For example, the affected areas and camping areas, is effective in such developing countries.

【0002】従来の発電装置はエンジンと発電機によるもので、少ない電力の物であっても構造が複雑で、騒音や振動が多く、課題を残している。 [0002] Conventional power generator due engine and the generator, there is a less power structure is complicated, noise and vibration is large, leaving a problem. 照明装置はこうした発電装置に備えられた白熱電球や水銀灯などである。 The lighting device is an incandescent lamp or a mercury lamp provided with such power generator.

【0003】本発明は、以上の問題点を解決できます。 [0003] The present invention can solve the above problems.
図1は本発明の概略図です。 Figure 1 is a schematic diagram of the present invention. 本図は、本発明が理解しやすいように、最も簡単な構造で作画しております。 This figure, so that the invention is easy to understand, we are drawing the most simple structure. 半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器1は、 Equipment 1 having the Seebeck effect by the semiconductor P-N junction,
基本的には2種の異なる物質の接合にて構成されており、本図の2種類の網目はそれがわかりやすいように模式的に表しています。 Basically is constituted by bonding of two different materials, two kinds of networks in the figure has it straightforward manner schematically illustrated. 冷却部2は水3が蓄えられるようになっています。 Cooling unit 2 is as water 3 is stored. 加熱機器4からでる、炎5にて加熱部6は加熱され、加熱部6に与えられた熱は、半導体P− Out of the heating device 4, the heating unit 6 in the flame 5 is heated, heat applied to the heating unit 6, the semiconductor P-
N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器1に伝導し、 Conducted to the first device having a Seebeck effect by N junction,
冷却部2に伝導します。 And then conducted to the cooling section 2. さらに冷却部2に蓄えられた水3にも伝導し、加熱されます。 Further also conducted in water 3 stored in the cooling section 2, it will be heated. 水3は加熱により沸騰し、1気圧下では摂氏100度以上にはならず、あるいは沸騰しないにしても水3の気化熱にて水3は、摂氏1 Water 3 boils by heat, should not more than 100 degrees Celsius under 1 atmosphere or water 3 in the heat of vaporization, if not boiling water 3, C 1
00度以下に保たれます。 00 degrees will be kept below. このことは、冷却部2の温度を摂氏100度かそれ以下に制限している事になります。 This will be the temperature of the cooling section 2 that has limited or 100 degrees Celsius it below.

【0004】半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器1は、こうして温度差が与えられ発電し、発電装置としての機能を発揮します。 [0004] device 1 having the Seebeck effect by the semiconductor P-N junction, thus generating power given temperature difference, and function as generator. この発電装置は、構造が簡単で、騒音や振動の無い事も特徴です。 The power generation device, the structure is simple, it also features no noise and vibration. この発電装置に白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯7を取り付け、本発電装置からの電力を供給することで発光し、照明装置になります。 The white light emitting diodes or fluorescent lamp 7 attached to the power generator, emits light by supplying power from the power generator will be the lighting device. 本図は、加熱機器4からでる、炎5 This figure, out of the heating device 4, the flame 5
にて加熱部6を加熱していますが、触媒を用いて燃料を燃焼させた時に発生する燃焼熱でも可能です。 It is heating the heating unit 6 in, but it is also possible in the combustion heat generated when burning a fuel using a catalyst. その他、 Other,
薪や炭などを燃やした熱なども利用できます。 You can also use such as heat burned, such as firewood and charcoal. 本発明の能力を確認するために、図1と等価な機器を製作してみた。 In order to confirm the ability of the present invention, it tried to manufacture the equivalent equipment as in FIG. 1. ゼーベック効果を有する機器1には、パソコンのC The device 1 having the Seebeck effect, the computer C
PUなどを冷却する民生品のゼーベック効果とペルチェ効果の両方が得られる半導体P−N接合型電子冷却素子を4つ並列に用い、直列回路接続にしておく。 A semiconductor P-N junction type electronic cooling element both Seebeck effect and Peltier effect of consumer products to be cooled is obtained using four parallel to the PU, keep the series circuit connection. 冷却部2 Cooling unit 2
には水3を蓄え、加熱機器4には、第1石油類のホワイトガソリンを燃料としたバーナーを用いた。 Accumulated water 3 to, the heating device 4, using a burner with white gas of the first petroleum as fuel. バーナーの火力を、大、中、小、微弱、と4段階に分けた場合、微弱の火力で、白色発光ダイオード8つを適正電力で駆動できた。 The heating power of the burner, large, medium, small, if divided into weak, and four stages, with weak thermal and can drive one white light emitting diode 8 at the proper power. この時の加熱部6の温度は摂氏120度、水3 Temperature of the heating unit 6 at this time is 120 degrees Celsius, the water 3
の温度は摂氏97度であった。 The temperature was 97 degrees Celsius.

【0005】本発明は図1で説明したように、半導体P The present invention as described in FIG. 1, a semiconductor P
−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器の、加熱面の熱源には燃焼熱を用い、冷却面の冷却には水を用い、 The device having a Seebeck effect by -N junction, uses combustion heat as a heat source of the heating surface, it is using water to cool the cooling surface,
冷却面はこの水の沸騰もしくは気化熱にて温度が制限され、これにより発電が行われる発電装置。 Cooling surface temperature is limited by the boiling or vaporization heat of the water, thereby generating apparatus for generating electricity. この発電装置に、白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯を備えた照明装置。 This power generation apparatus, an illumination apparatus having a white light emitting diode or a fluorescent lamp.

【図面の簡単な説明】 BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS

【図1】半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果による照明装置の概略図。 1 is a schematic diagram of a semiconductor P-N lighting device according to the Seebeck effect by bonding. 本発明が理解しやすいように、最も簡単な構造で作画しています。 In order that the present invention is easy to understand, it is drawing the most simple structure. 本図は、白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯7が無い状態を、発電装置とする。 This figure, the state white light emitting diodes or fluorescent lamp 7 is not, the power generating device.

【符号の説明】 DESCRIPTION OF SYMBOLS

1 半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器。 Device having a Seebeck effect by first semiconductor P-N junction. 2 冷却部。 2 cooling section. 3 水。 3 water. 4 加熱機器。 4 heating equipment. 5 炎。 5 flame. 6 加熱部。 6 heating unit. 7 白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯。 7 white light emitting diodes or fluorescent lamps.

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    【特許請求の範囲】 [The claims]
  1. 【請求項1】 半導体P−N接合によるゼーベック効果を有する機器の、加熱面の熱源には燃焼熱を用い、冷却面の冷却には水を用い、冷却面はこの水の沸騰もしくは気化熱にて温度が制限され、これにより発電が行われる発電装置。 1. A equipment with a Seebeck effect by the semiconductor P-N junction, the heat of combustion using a heat source of the heating surface, the cooling of the cooling surface with water cooling surface boiling or vaporization heat of the water temperature is limited Te, thereby generating apparatus for generating electricity.
  2. 【請求項2】 請求項1記載の発電装置に、白色発光ダイオードもしくは蛍光灯を備えた、照明装置。 The power generating apparatus according to claim 2 according to claim 1, including a white light emitting diode or a fluorescent lamp, the lighting device.
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