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Title: Advances in thermoelectrics

Abstract

Not provided.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [2];  [1]
  1. Department of Physics and Texas Center for Superconductivity, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
  2. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
  3. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Guangdong, People’s Republic of China
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Solid-State Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion Center (S3TEC); Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States); Univ. of Houston, TX (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1540314
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001299; SC0010831
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Advances in Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 67; Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 0001-8732
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Physics

Citation Formats

Mao, Jun, Liu, Zihang, Zhou, Jiawei, Zhu, Hangtian, Zhang, Qian, Chen, Gang, and Ren, Zhifeng. Advances in thermoelectrics. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1080/00018732.2018.1551715.
Mao, Jun, Liu, Zihang, Zhou, Jiawei, Zhu, Hangtian, Zhang, Qian, Chen, Gang, & Ren, Zhifeng. Advances in thermoelectrics. United States. doi:10.1080/00018732.2018.1551715.
Mao, Jun, Liu, Zihang, Zhou, Jiawei, Zhu, Hangtian, Zhang, Qian, Chen, Gang, and Ren, Zhifeng. Tue . "Advances in thermoelectrics". United States. doi:10.1080/00018732.2018.1551715.
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journal = {Advances in Physics},
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