Tag: Difference Between Peltier Effect and Joule Effect

Peltier Effect

Peltier Effect: In 1834, Jean Charles Athanase Peltier, a French watchmaker turned scientist discovered a thermoelectric effect, which is the converse of the Seebeck Effect. He discovered that when current is passed through a junction between two conductors, heat is either evolved or absorbed. When the direction of the current is reversed, the heating effect is …