Nanoscale Thermoelectrics

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ISBN: 978-3-319-02011-2 (Print) 978-3-319-02012-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-39

    Thermoelectric Effects: Semiclassical and Quantum Approaches from the Boltzmann Transport Equation

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    Chapter

    Pages 41-92

    Electron Transport Engineering by Nanostructures for Efficient Thermoelectrics

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-139

    Thermal Conductivity of Particulate Nanocomposites

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    Chapter

    Pages 141-183

    Nano Bulk Thermoelectrics: Concepts, Techniques, and Modeling

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    Chapter

    Pages 185-210

    Control Thermal Conductivity of Semiconductor Nanowires: Phononics Engineering

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    Chapter

    Pages 211-235

    Thermoelectric Efficiency of Nanowires with Long Range Surface Disorder

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    Chapter

    Pages 237-254

    One-Dimensional Bi-Based Nanostructures for Thermoelectrics

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    Chapter

    Pages 255-270

    Cerium-, Samarium-, Holmium-Doped Bi88Sb12

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    Chapter

    Pages 271-299

    Thermoelectric Properties of p-Type Skutterudite Nanocomposites

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    Chapter

    Pages 301-325

    Thermoelectric Properties of CoSb3 Based Skutterudites Filled by Group 13 Elements

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    Chapter

    Pages 327-361

    Nanoscale Self-assembled Oxide Bulk Thermoelectrics

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    Chapter

    Pages 363-391

    Thermoelectric Properties of Carbon Nanotubes and Related One-Dimensional Structures

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    Chapter

    Pages 393-425

    The Thermoelectric Properties in Graphene and Graphene Nanoribbons

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    Chapter

    Pages 427-450

    Silicon Nanostructures for Thermoelectric Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 451-495

    Modeling and Analysis of Strain Effects on Thermoelectric Figure of Merit in Si/Ge Nanocomposites

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    Chapter

    Pages 497-515

    SiGe Nanowires for Thermoelectrics Applications

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 517-519