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Title: Thermoelectric device including an alloy of GeTe and AgSbTe as the P-type element

Abstract

Improved alloys suitable for thermoelectric applications and having the general formula: (AgSbTe.sub.2).sub.1.sub.-x + (GeTe).sub.x wherein x has a value of about 0.80 and 0.85, have been found to possess unexpectedly high thermoelectric properties such as efficiency index, as well as other improved physical properties.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Baltimore, MD
  2. Timonium, MD
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
862482
Patent Number(s):
3945855
Assignee:
Teledyne, Inc. (Los Angeles, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
C - CHEMISTRY C22 - METALLURGY C22C - ALLOYS
DOE Contract Number:  
AT(29-2)-2796
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
thermoelectric; device; including; alloy; gete; agsbte; p-type; element; improved; alloys; suitable; applications; formula; -x; value; 80; 85; found; possess; unexpectedly; properties; efficiency; index; physical; physical properties; device including; thermoelectric device; thermoelectric properties; alloys suitable; improved physical; /136/252/

Citation Formats

Skrabek, Emanuel Andrew, and Trimmer, Donald Smith. Thermoelectric device including an alloy of GeTe and AgSbTe as the P-type element. United States: N. p., 1976. Web.
Skrabek, Emanuel Andrew, & Trimmer, Donald Smith. Thermoelectric device including an alloy of GeTe and AgSbTe as the P-type element. United States.
Skrabek, Emanuel Andrew, and Trimmer, Donald Smith. Thu . "Thermoelectric device including an alloy of GeTe and AgSbTe as the P-type element". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/862482.
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place = {United States},
year = {1976},
month = {1}
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