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02/11/2016 Physics Colloquium: Prof. Dr. Georges Bouzerar

Thermoelectric properties and thermopower of electron doped SrTiO3 compounds

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 17:15
Lecture Hall Research III


Thermoelectric materials are opening a promising pathway to address the energy conversion issues. Their exploitation in real devices is still a great challenge and requires the search for optimal materials that exhibit simultaneously a sufficiently large electrical conductivity, a large Seebeck coefficient and a low thermal conductivity as well. This set of apparently conflicting requirements pushes for new strategies in the quest to unearth these special compounds. We present a study that combines both theory and measurements to address the thermoelectric properties of electron doped SrTiO3 (STO).  For more details click here.

The colloquium will be held by: Prof. Dr.  Georges Bouzerar (Research Director) Institut Lumière Matière CNRS & Université Lyon

Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kettemann, Professor of Physics | Dept. of Physics & Earth Sciences

Email: s.kettemann [at], Tel: +49 421 200-3521
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