THERMODYNAMIC CHARACTERIZATION and SCALING OF A MEMS HEAT ENGINE




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ABSTRACT: The working cycle of a MEMS dynamic heat engine has been acquired
experimentally. The cycle approximates a vapor Carnot cycle and has a second law efficiency
of 16%. A scaling analysis based upon a lumped parameter dynamic model was .