Workshop Program

 

New materials for thermoelectric applications: theory and experiment


Tuesday, October 5

9:00 - 9:50 R. E. Baumbach, University of California, San Diego, USA,
Correlated electron materials for thermoelectric applications.

9:50 - 10:40 P. Rogl, Vienna University, Austria,
Multicomponent clathrates for thermoelectric applications

10:40 - 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 - 11:50 S. Paschen, Technical University, Vienna, Austria,
Electron and phonon engineered thermoelectrics

11:50 - 12:40 A. P. Goncalves, Instituto Tecnologico e Nuclear, Sacavem, Portugal,
Recent advances on thermoelectric glasses



12:40 - 16:00 Lunch & afternoon break

16:00 - 17:00 Poster session

17:00 - 17:50 J. Snyder, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA,
Use of semi-empirical models of high temperature thermoelectric transport to improve ZT

17:50 - 18:40 U. Stockert, Dresden,
Thermopower investigations of energy scales in Kondo systems

18:40 - 19:30 L. Malone, CNRS, Grenoble, France,
The thermopower of exotic uranium heavy fermion materials in high magnetic fields: the URu2Si2, URhGe, and UCoGe case