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Title: Native defects and impurity band behavior in half-Heusler thermoelectric NbFeSb

Native defects are identified that dominate the electronic behavior and generate impurity-band states in the promising thermoelectric NbFeSb.
Authors:
ORCiD logo [1] ;  [2] ;  [3] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [4] ;  [5] ;  [6]
  1. Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
  2. Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, USA
  3. Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, USA, Institute of Fundamental and Frontier Sciences, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054
  4. Institute of Fundamental and Frontier Sciences, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054, China
  5. Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, USA, Texas Center for Superconductivity at the University of Houston, University of Houston, Houston
  6. Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station
Publication Date:
Grant/Contract Number:
Contract DE-SC0010831; Contract No. DE-AC02-06CH11357
Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics Journal Volume: 20 Journal Issue: 34; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9076
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
OSTI Identifier:
1464648

Tian, Yefan, Zhu, Hangtian, Ren, Wuyang, Ghassemi, Nader, Conant, Emily, Wang, Zhiming, Ren, Zhifeng, and Ross, Joseph H. Native defects and impurity band behavior in half-Heusler thermoelectric NbFeSb. United Kingdom: N. p., Web. doi:10.1039/C8CP04287J.
Tian, Yefan, Zhu, Hangtian, Ren, Wuyang, Ghassemi, Nader, Conant, Emily, Wang, Zhiming, Ren, Zhifeng, & Ross, Joseph H. Native defects and impurity band behavior in half-Heusler thermoelectric NbFeSb. United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C8CP04287J.
Tian, Yefan, Zhu, Hangtian, Ren, Wuyang, Ghassemi, Nader, Conant, Emily, Wang, Zhiming, Ren, Zhifeng, and Ross, Joseph H. 2018. "Native defects and impurity band behavior in half-Heusler thermoelectric NbFeSb". United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C8CP04287J.
@article{osti_1464648,
title = {Native defects and impurity band behavior in half-Heusler thermoelectric NbFeSb},
author = {Tian, Yefan and Zhu, Hangtian and Ren, Wuyang and Ghassemi, Nader and Conant, Emily and Wang, Zhiming and Ren, Zhifeng and Ross, Joseph H.},
abstractNote = {Native defects are identified that dominate the electronic behavior and generate impurity-band states in the promising thermoelectric NbFeSb.},
doi = {10.1039/C8CP04287J},
journal = {Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics},
number = 34,
volume = 20,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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