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Title: Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg 3Sb 2-based compounds

Abstract

The influence of grain boundaries is modelled to show that there is much room for improvement in some thermoelectric materials.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [3]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [3]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Northwestern University; Evanston; USA
  2. Northwestern University; Evanston; USA; California Institute of Technology; Pasadena
  3. Panasonic Corporation, Seika; Kyoto 619-0237; Japan
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:
1470447
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001299; FG02-09ER46577
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Energy & Environmental Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 11; Journal Issue: 2; Related Information: S3TEC partners with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (lead); Boston College; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Journal ID: ISSN 1754-5692
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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

Kuo, Jimmy Jiahong, Kang, Stephen Dongmin, Imasato, Kazuki, Tamaki, Hiromasa, Ohno, Saneyuki, Kanno, Tsutomu, and Snyder, G. Jeffrey. Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg3Sb2-based compounds. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1039/C7EE03326E.
Kuo, Jimmy Jiahong, Kang, Stephen Dongmin, Imasato, Kazuki, Tamaki, Hiromasa, Ohno, Saneyuki, Kanno, Tsutomu, & Snyder, G. Jeffrey. Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg3Sb2-based compounds. United States. doi:10.1039/C7EE03326E.
Kuo, Jimmy Jiahong, Kang, Stephen Dongmin, Imasato, Kazuki, Tamaki, Hiromasa, Ohno, Saneyuki, Kanno, Tsutomu, and Snyder, G. Jeffrey. Mon . "Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg3Sb2-based compounds". United States. doi:10.1039/C7EE03326E.
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title = {Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg3Sb2-based compounds},
author = {Kuo, Jimmy Jiahong and Kang, Stephen Dongmin and Imasato, Kazuki and Tamaki, Hiromasa and Ohno, Saneyuki and Kanno, Tsutomu and Snyder, G. Jeffrey},
abstractNote = {The influence of grain boundaries is modelled to show that there is much room for improvement in some thermoelectric materials.},
doi = {10.1039/C7EE03326E},
journal = {Energy & Environmental Science},
issn = {1754-5692},
number = 2,
volume = 11,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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