Encapsulation of thermal energy storage media

Dharendra Yogi Goswami
Elias K. Stefanakos
Chand K. Jotshi
Jaspreet Dhau


In one embodiment, a method for fabricating a ceramic phase change material capsule includes forming a hollow ceramic capsule body having a filling hole, filling the ceramic capsule body with one or more phase change materials via the filling hole, and closing and sealing the filling hole.