Crystalline silicon that conducts heat like a glass

Posted in Journal Articles on February 29, 2008 at 11:57 am by JCCMP

1. Silicon nanowires as efficient thermoelectric materials
Authors: A.I. Boukai, Y. Bunimovich, J. Tahir-Kheli, J.K. Yu, W.A. Goddard III, J.R. Heath
Nature 451, 1680 (2008)

2. Enhanced thermoelectric performance of rough silicon nanowires
Authors: A.I. Hochbaum, R.K. Chen, R.D. Delgado, W.J. Liang, M. Najarian, A. Majumdar, and P.D. Yang
Nature 451, 1680 (2008)

Recommended with a commentary by S. Paschen, Institute of Solid State Physics, TU Vienna, Austria | View Commentary (pdf) |

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