Deutsche Version  ACT
Phase change

Latent heat storage systems

Material selection

Depending on their composition, PCMs work in a narrow temperature range. This provides both an advantage and disadvantage. On the one hand this enables large amounts of heat to be stored without changing the temperature; on the other hand the special storage capability is only utilised if the melt temperature is passed through. Depending on the application, this requires different materials and precise planning.

 

scroll left

Material classes that are being investigated and used as PCMs

© ZAE Bayern

scroll left
Scroll right>
Supported by: The Federal Government on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag

Dates

no news in this list.

Sponsored projects

Project search
» All projects