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Title: The bridge between the materials and devices of thermoelectric power generators


BeyondZT, (ZT) engwas used as a direct indicator for thermoelectric performance to achieve a balance between material tuning and device reliability.

 [1];  [2];  [1]
  1. Department of Physics and The Texas Center for Superconductivity; University of Houston; Houston; USA
  2. Department of Physics and The Texas Center for Superconductivity; University of Houston; Houston; USA; Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Solid-State Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion Center (S3TEC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001299; FG02-09ER46577
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Energy & Environmental Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 10; Journal Issue: 1; Related Information: S3TEC partners with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (lead); Boston College; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Journal ID: ISSN 1754-5692
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
solar (photovoltaic), solar (thermal), solid state lighting, phonons, thermal conductivity, thermoelectric, defects, mechanical behavior, charge transport, spin dynamics, materials and chemistry by design, optics, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly), synthesis (scalable processing)

Citation Formats

Kim, Hee Seok, Liu, Weishu, and Ren, Zhifeng. The bridge between the materials and devices of thermoelectric power generators. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1039/C6EE02488B.
Kim, Hee Seok, Liu, Weishu, & Ren, Zhifeng. The bridge between the materials and devices of thermoelectric power generators. United States. doi:10.1039/C6EE02488B.
Kim, Hee Seok, Liu, Weishu, and Ren, Zhifeng. Sun . "The bridge between the materials and devices of thermoelectric power generators". United States. doi:10.1039/C6EE02488B.
title = {The bridge between the materials and devices of thermoelectric power generators},
author = {Kim, Hee Seok and Liu, Weishu and Ren, Zhifeng},
abstractNote = {BeyondZT, (ZT)engwas used as a direct indicator for thermoelectric performance to achieve a balance between material tuning and device reliability.},
doi = {10.1039/C6EE02488B},
journal = {Energy & Environmental Science},
issn = {1754-5692},
number = 1,
volume = 10,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {1}

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