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Tags: thermoelectrics

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  1. Physics and Simulation of Nanoscale Electronic and Thermoelectric Devices

    28 Jun 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): raseong kim

    For the past few decades, transistors have been continuously scaled. Dimensions are now at the nanoscale, and device performance has dramatically improved. Nanotechnology is also achieving...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18690

  2. Landauer Approach to Thermoelectrics

    23 Jun 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Changwook Jeong

    Many efforts have been made to search for materials that maximize the thermoelectric (TE) figure of merit, ZT, but for decades, the improvement has been limited because of the interdependent...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18681

  3. [Illinois] Nano EP Series: Thermoelectrics of Roughened Silicon Nanowire Arrays

    12 Dec 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jyothi Sadhu

    "Thermoelectrics of Roughened Silicon Nanowire Arrays" The possibility of using silicon as a thermoelectric material for waste heat recovery is technologically significant due to silicon's...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16093

  4. [Illinois] Nano EP Seminar Series: Thin-Film Nanocalorimetry of Lamellar Silver Alkanethiolate Crystals

    26 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Lito de la Rama

    "Thin-Film Nanocalorimetry of Lamellar Silver Alkanethiolate Crystals" Materials exhibit unique thermodynamic properties at the nanoscale.The study of size-dependent phenomena is critical in our...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16000

  5. Nano Solutions to Our Impending Energy Crisis

    17 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ali Shakouri

    In this talk we review some of the advances in nanoscale energy conversion devices and discuss about the challenges and opportunities to provide a clean energy infrastructure. Couple of examples...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15821

  6. Dynmical Models for Thermopower

    19 Apr 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Giulio Casati

    Dynamical nonlinear systems provide a new approach to the old problem of increasing the efficiency of thermoelectric machines. Here we discuss stylized models of classical dynamics, including non...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/13829

  7. ECE 656 Lecture 41: Transport in a Nutshell

    21 Feb 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12717

  8. ECE 656 Lecture 10: Thermoelectric Effects - (Electronic) Heat Flow

    26 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Introduction Heat transport by current flow Mathematical formulation Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12127

  9. ECE 656 Lecture 9: Thermoelectric Effects - Charge Flow

    23 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Introduction Charge transport in a temperature gradient Mathematical formulation Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12126

  10. ECE 656: Electronic Transport in Semiconductors (Fall 2011)

    29 Aug 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    This course is about how charge flows in semiconductors with an emphasis on transport in nanoscale devices. The objective is to develop a broad understanding of basic concepts. The course is...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11872

  11. Lecture 5: Thermoelectric Effects - Mathematics

    16 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Beginning with the general model for transport, we mathematically derive expressions for the four thermoelectric transport coefficients: (i) Electrical conductivity, (ii) Seebeck coefficient...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11851

  12. Lecture 4: Thermoelectric Effects-Physical Approach

    28 Jul 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    The effect of temperature gradients on current flow and how electrical currents produce heat currents are discussed.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11747

  13. Near-Equilibrium Transport: Fundamentals and Applications

    28 Jul 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Engineers and scientists working on electronic materials and devices need a working knowledge of "near-equilibrium" (also called "linear" or "low-field") transport. The term "working knowledge"...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11763

  14. 2011 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

    20 Jul 2011 | Workshops

    click on image for larger version Alumni Discussion Group: LinkedIn

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11699

  15. Thermoelectric Effects

    30 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    This set of handwritten notes is part of the Semiconductor Transport class.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11550

  16. 2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

    18 Jan 2011 | Workshops

    Electronics from the Bottom Up seeks to bring a new perspective to electronic devices – one that is designed to help realize the opportunities that nanotechnology presents.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8878

  17. Nanoelectronic Devices, With an Introduction to Spintronics

    09 Sep 2010 | Courses | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom

        Nanoelectronic devices are at the heart of today's powerful computers and are also of great interest for many emerging applications including...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9363

  18. Thermoelectric Nanotechnology

    27 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    his talk is an undergraduate level introduction to the field. After a brief discussion of applications, the physics of the Peltier effect is described, and the Figure of Merit (FOM), ZT,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9421

  19. Thermoelectric Generator Module with Convective Heat Transfer

    14 Jun 2010 | Tools | Contributor(s): Yuefeng Wang, Guoheng Chen, Michael McLennan, Timothy S Fisher, Timothy D. Sands

    Electrical power density and efficiency of a thermoelectric generator with convective heat transfer on hot side and cold side is calculated.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/teg

  20. Thermal Transport in Nanostructured Materials: Working to Improve Efficiency in the Field of Thermoelectrics

    08 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Suzanne Singer

    This talk discusses the performance of nanostructured thin films as a potential material for thermoelectric energy conversion applications, as well as the material composition variations that...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9213

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