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US20150114441 THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL INCLUDING NANO-INCLUSIONS, THERMOELECTRIC MODULE AND THERMOELECTRIC APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME  
A thermoelectric material including a thermoelectric matrix; and nano-inclusions in the thermoelectric matrix, the nano-inclusions having an average particle diameter of about 10 nanometers to...
US20110253187 III-V NITRIDE-BASED THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE  
A method to suppress thermal conductivities of nitride films by using stacking faults and/or nano-scale In-composition fluctuation(s). Therefore, the present invention reduces thermal conductivity...
US20070037691 Sound-Emitting Device  
A sound-emitting device (10, FIG. 1) may be mounted to a wall near places which be unsuitable for the congregation of young person, such as outside shops and on street corners. The device...
US20130125949 Packaging for Thermoelectric Subcomponents  
A thermoelectric semiconducting assembly. Two parallel plates, a first plate and a second plate, are spaced apart. A plurality of pellets are fitted into said first plate and into said second...
US20080223426 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERTER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THERMOELECTRIC CONVERTER  
A thermoelectric converter including p-type semiconductors and n-type semiconductors alternately provided in corresponding first and second through holes, respectively, in a ceramic honeycomb. The...
US20090107537 Thermocouple Extension Wire  
A thermocouple system is disclosed. The thermocouple system includes a thermocouple having a positive lead and a negative lead. A positive wire is connected at a first end to the positive lead at...
US20100307551 FABRICATION OF HIGH-TEMPERATURE THERMOELECTRIC COUPLE  
The present invention relates to a high-temperature thermoelectric couple and the method for making the same. The method requires a very small number of fabrication steps. It includes an act of...
US20110036385 THERMOELECTRIC COMPOSITE, AND THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE AND THERMOELECTRIC MODULE INCLUDING THE THERMOELECTRIC COMPOSITE  
A thermoelectric composite including a thermoelectric material matrix, a plurality of ceramic nanoparticles, and a bipolar dispersant, wherein the bipolar dispersant bonds the ceramic...
US20120180841 ALKALINE EARTH FILLED NICKEL SKUTTERUDITE ANTIMONIDE THERMOELECTRICS  
A thermoelectric material including a body centered cubic filled skutterudite having the formula AxFeyNizSb12, where A is an alkaline earth element, x is no more than approximately 1.0, and the...
US20090007954 Temperature differential panel  
The present invention is related to a temperature differential panel with conductors made of different metals or alloys. With thermoelectric couple effects the panel and device can generate power...
US20100229910 ALUMINA PASTE SUBLIMATION SUPPRESSION BARRIER FOR THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE  
Alumina as a sublimation suppression barrier for a Zintl thermoelectric material in a thermoelectric power generation device operating at high temperature, e.g. at or above 1000K, is disclosed....
US20140076373 FABRICATION OF NANOWIRE ARRAY COMPOSITES FOR THERMOELECTRIC POWER GENERATORS AND MICROCOOLERS  
Methods for fabricating a nanowire array epoxy composite with high structural integrity and low effective thermal conductivity to achieve a power conversion efficiency goal of approximately 20%...
US20090293930 HIGH EFFICIENCY SKUTTERUDITE TYPE THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS AND DEVICES  
One exemplary embodiment includes a materials and devices comprising a multi-element filled skutterudite type body-centered cubic crystal structure including GyM4X12, wherein G is at least two...
US20140134499 GROUP IVA FUNCTIONALIZED PARTICLES AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF  
Disclosed are functionalized Group IVA particles, methods of preparing the Group IVA particles, and methods of using the Group IVA particles. The Group IVA particles may be passivated with at...
US20100071741 THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL INCLUDING A FILLED SKUTTERUDITE CRYSTAL STRUCTURE  
A thermoelectric material includes a filled skutterudite crystal structure having the formula GyM4X12, where i) G includes at least two rare earth elements and an alkaline earth element, ii) M is...
US20130276851 THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE  
The present invention provides a thermoelectric device comprising a first electrode, a second electrode, and conducting composition capable of conducting ions, wherein the first and second...
US20130247953 ELECTRODE MATERIALS AND CONFIGURATIONS FOR THERMOELECTRIC DEVICES  
Thermoelectric devices and associated materials and assembly methods are generally described. Certain aspects relate to electrode materials and electrode configurations for use in thermoelectric...
US20150010787 INTERNAL CURRENT COLLECTION STRUCTURE OF THERMAL TO ELECTRIC CONVERTING CELL AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME  
Disclosed is an internal current collection structure of a tubular thermal to electric converting cell including an internal electrode, a solid electrolyte and an external electrode. The internal...
US20110220165 THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE INCLUDING THERMOELECTRIC BODY INCLUDING VACANCY CLUSTER  
A thermoelectric device includes: a first region; a second region; and a thermoelectric body disposed between the first region and the second region, where the thermoelectric body includes a vacancy.
US20050217715 Thermoelectric material and thermoelectric device  
A thermoelectric material includes a composition represented by the following formula (A): (Tia1Zrb1Hfc1)xNiySn100-x-y (A) where 0
US20070034245 Process for producing thermoelectric semiconductor alloy, thermoelectric conversion module, thermoelectric power generating device, rare earth alloy, producing process thereof, thermoelectric conversion material, and thermoelectric conversion system using filled skutterudite based alloy  
The present invention is a process for producing a rare earth alloy including heating a raw material alloy which is compounded so as to have a composition represented by the formula: A3−XBXC...
US20120145214 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL, AND THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MODULE USING SAME  
A thermoelectric conversion material contains a mixed oxide containing Zn, Ga, and In. The thermoelectric conversion material is one in which the mixed oxide further contains Al. The...
US20130269739 NANO-COMPLEX THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL, AND THERMOELECTRIC MODULE AND THERMOELECTRIC APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME  
A thermoelectric material including: a thermoelectric matrix; and a plurality of metal nanoparticles disposed in the thermoelectric matrix, wherein a difference between a work function of...
US20110061704 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MODULE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME  
A thermoelectric conversion module is formed by bonding a P-type thermoelectric conversion material and an N-type thermoelectric conversion material together with an insulating material including...
US20050241689 Method of improving thermoelectric figure of merit of high efficiency thermoelectric materials  
A method of improving the thermoelectric figure of merit (ZT) of a high-efficiency thermoelectric material is disclosed. The method includes the addition of fullerene (C60) clusters between the...
US20100108115 BULK THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL AND THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE COMPRISING THE SAME  
A bulk thermoelectric material having a structure in which migration of carriers is not inhibited but phonons are scattered is described. The bulk thermoelectric material includes: a bulk...
US20080092940 Production Method of Thermoelectric Semiconductor Alloy, Thermoelectric Conversion Module and Thermoelectric Power Generating Device  
The present invention provides a method for producing a half Heuslar alloy including quench-solidifying a molten alloy at a cooling rate of 1×102 to 1×103° C./sec to produce a Heuslar alloy...
US20130180560 NANOSCALE, ULTRA-THIN FILMS FOR EXCELLENT THERMOELECTRIC FIGURE OF MERIT  
A thermoelectric structure including a thermoelectric material having a thickness less than 50 nm and a semi-insulating material in electrical contact with the thermoelectric material. The...
US20110284048 MULTI-LAYER SUPERLATTICE QUANTUM WELL THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL AND MODULE  
A multi-layer superlattice quantum well thermoelectric material comprising at least 10 alternating layers has a layer thickness of each less than 50 nm, the alternating layers being electrically...
US20140318592 ENHANCEMENT OF THERMOELECTRIC PROPERTIES THROUGH POLARIZATION ENGINEERING  
A method for enhancement of thermoelectric properties through polarization engineering. Internal electric fields created within a material are used to spatially confine electrons for the purpose...
US20100147348 Titania-Half Metal Composites As High-Temperature Thermoelectric Materials  
A multiphase thermoelectric material includes a titania-based semiconducting phase and a half-metal conducting phase. The multiphase thermoelectric material is advantageously a nanocomposite...
US20110120516 Thermoelectric Device and Thermoelectric Generator  
The invention describes a novel thermoelectric composite material containing electrically conductive polymeric fibrils in a polymer matrix with a high thermoelectric coefficient. The invention...
US20080169016 NANOWIRE ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME  
The present invention is directed to an electrical device that comprises a first and a second fiber having a core of thermoelectric material embedded in an electrically insulating material, and a...
US20110240082 THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS BASED ON SINGLE CRYSTAL AlInN-GaN GROWN BY METALORGANIC VAPOR PHASE EPITAXY  
The invention is a thermoelectric device fabricated by growing a single crystal AlInN semiconductor material on a substrate, and a method of fabricating same. In a preferred embodiment, the...
US20070175506 THERMOELECTRIC MODULE, METHOD OF FORMING A THERMOELECTRIC ELEMENT, AND METHOD OF THERMOELECTRIC MODULE  
A method of forming thermoelectric elements includes introducing a molten thermoelectric-material in a plurality of holes of a mold, and solidifying the molten thermoelectric-material in the...
US20140144477 THERMOELECTRIC NANOCRYSTAL COATED GLASS FIBER SENSORS  
This disclosure examines using lead telluride nanocrystals as well as other materials suitable for thermoelectric conversion, particularly materials with high Figure of Merit values, as coatings...
US20100116308 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT, THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MODULE, METHOD FOR PRODUCING THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT  
A thermoelectric conversion element, a thermoelectric conversion module, and a method for producing a thermoelectric conversion element are provided, each of the element and the module having a...
US20110139208 NANOCOMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL, AND THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE AND THERMOELECTRIC MODULE INCLUDING THE SAME  
A nanocomposite thermoelectric material, a thermoelectric element including the nanocomposite thermoelectric material, and a thermoelectric module including the thermoelectric element are...
US20090314324 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME  
A thermoelectric conversion material wherein at least a part of the insulating material contained in the thermoelectric conversion material has a particle size not larger than a mean free path of...
US20080289677 COMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE  
The present disclosure describes a improved composite thermoelectric and an accompanying method. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, the thermoelectric is constructed in layers...
US20100275963 THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL INCLUDING A MULTIPLE TRANSITION METAL-DOPED TYPE I CLATHRATE CRYSTAL STRUCTURE  
A thermoelectric material includes a multiple transition metal-doped type I clathrate crystal structure having the formula A8TMy11TMy22 . . . TMynnMzX46-y1-y2- . . . -yn-z. In the formula, A is...
US20100031993 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL AND THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION DEVICE  
A thermoelectric conversion material is provided with stable thermoelectric conversion properties such as power factor in air at high temperature. The thermoelectric conversion material contains a...
US20150255696 THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME  
A thermoelectric conversion element includes a film composed of a conductive oxide, a first electrode disposed on one end of the film composed of the conductive oxide, and a second electrode...
US20060255310 Composite oxide having n-type thermoelectric characteristics  
The present invention provides a complex oxide having a composition represented by the formula Ln1-xMxNiOy; wherein Ln is a lanthanide, M is at least one element selected from the group consisting...
US20100132755 Thermoelectric Conversion Material, Method for Producing the Same, Thermoelectric Conversion Device and Method of Improving Strength of Thermoelectric Conversion Material  
A thermoelectric conversion material having an excellent thermoelectric conversion property and excellent in mechanical strength, a method for producing the same, and a thermoelectric conversion...
US20090235969 TERNARY THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS AND METHODS OF FABRICATION  
A thermoelectric material and a method of fabricating a thermoelectric material are provided. The thermoelectric material includes a compound having an elemental formula of A1−xB1+yC2+z and having...
US20070095382 HIGH EFFICIENCY THERMOELECTRIC POWER GENERATION USING ZINTL-TYPE MATERIALS  
The invention disclosed herein relates to thermoelectrically-active p-type Zintl phase materials as well as devices utilizing such compounds. Such thermoelectric materials and devices may be used...
US20140345661 THERMOELECTRIC POLYMER COMPOSITE, METHOD OF MAKING AND USE OF SAME  
A thermoelectric composite includes a plurality of particles comprising a crosslinked polymer having a heat deflection temperature greater than or equal to 200° F. and a segregated network...
US20100154856 Substrate for Thermoelectric Conversion Module, and Thermoelectric Conversion Module  
A substrate (1) for thermoelectric conversion modules has a ceramic material as a main component and has flexibility. A thermoelectric conversion module (2) has a plurality of thermoelectric...
US20100163091 Composite material of complex alloy and generation method thereof, thermoelectric device and thermoelectric module  
A composite material of complex alloy is provided and it is the Ceramic-Metal Composite based on a thermoelectric material filled with ceramic material. The composite material is represented by...

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