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Title: Nanoscale self-assembly of thermoelectric materials: a review of chemistry-based approaches

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Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC); National Science Foundation (NSF); General Electric Co. (GE), Boston, MA (United States)
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1465879
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OSTI ID: 1466277; OSTI ID: 1485395
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[LA-UR-18-27145]
[Journal ID: ISSN 0957-4484]
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[AC52-06NA25396; CAREER-1553987; PD17-0137]
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Nanotechnology
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[Journal Name: Nanotechnology Journal Volume: 29 Journal Issue: 43]; Journal ID: ISSN 0957-4484
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IOP Publishing
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United Kingdom
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English
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36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 30 DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY; thermoelectrics; self-assembly; quantum dots; nanowires; mesoporous; thermal conductivity; bottom-up

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Yazdani, Sajad, and Pettes, Michael Thompson. Nanoscale self-assembly of thermoelectric materials: a review of chemistry-based approaches. United Kingdom: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1088/1361-6528/aad673.
Yazdani, Sajad, & Pettes, Michael Thompson. Nanoscale self-assembly of thermoelectric materials: a review of chemistry-based approaches. United Kingdom. doi:10.1088/1361-6528/aad673.
Yazdani, Sajad, and Pettes, Michael Thompson. Tue . "Nanoscale self-assembly of thermoelectric materials: a review of chemistry-based approaches". United Kingdom. doi:10.1088/1361-6528/aad673.
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