Next-Generation Batteries and Fuel Cells for Commercial, Military, and Space Applications: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Next-Generation Batteries and Fuel Cells for Commercial, Military, and Space Applications

1st Edition

By A.R. Jha

CRC Press

416 pages

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Description

Distilling complex theoretical physical concepts into an understandable technical framework, Next-Generation Batteries and Fuel Cells for Commercial, Military, and Space Applications describes primary and secondary (rechargeable) batteries for various commercial, military, spacecraft, and satellite applications for covert communications, surveillan

Table of Contents

Current Status of Rechargeable Batteries and Fuel Cells. Batteries for Aerospace and Communications Satellites. Fuel Cell Technology. Batteries for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles. Low-Power Rechargeable Batteries for Commercial, Space, and Medical Applications. Rechargeable Batteries for Military Applications. Batteries and Fuel Cells for Aerospace and Satellite System Applications. Low-Power Batteries and Their Applications. Index.

About the Author

A. R. Jha received his BS in engineering (electrical) from Aligarh Muslim University in 1954, his MS (electrical and mechanical) from Johns Hopkins University, and his PhD from Lehigh University.

Dr. Jha has authored 10 high-technology books and has published more than 75 technical papers. He has worked for companies such as General Electric, Raytheon, and Northrop Grumman and has extensive and comprehensive research, development, and design experience in the fi elds of radars, high-power lasers, electronic warfare systems, microwaves, and MM-wave antennas for various applications, nanotechnology-based sensors and devices, photonic devices, and other electronic components for commercial, military, and space applications. Dr. Jha holds a patent for MM-wave antennas in satellite communications.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC008000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electronics / General
TEC008070
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electronics / Microelectronics
TEC041000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Telecommunications