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2014 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2014 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30-December 5, 2014 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Husam N. Alshareef, Amit Goyal, Gerardo Morell, José A. Varela, In Kyeong Yoo

Symposium BB : Molecular, Polymer and Hybrid Materials for Thermoelectrics

2014-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alexandre Carella, CEA Liten
Michael Chabinyc, University of California-Santa Barbara
Maksym Kovalenko, ETH Zurich
Jon Malen, Carnegie Mellon University
Rachel Segalman, University of California-Santa Barbara
BB2: Thermal Transport in Organic Materials
Session Chairs
Jonathan Malen
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

4:30 AM - *BB2.01
Thermal Conductivity and Elastic Constants of PEDOT:PSS

David Cahill 1 Xiaojia Wang 2 Jun Liu 1 Dongyao Li 1

1University of Illinois Urbana USA2University of Minnesota Minneapolis USA

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5:00 AM - BB2.02
Interchain Thermal Conductance in Polymers

Vahid Rashidi 1 Eleanor Coyle 2 Katherine Sebeck 2 John Kieffer 2 3 Kevin Patrick Pipe 1 3 4

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA4University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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5:15 AM - BB2.03
Thermal Transport in Electrically Conducting Polymer Microdots

Collier S. Miers 1 Jennifer Laster 2 Bryan Boudouris 2 Amy M. Marconnet 1

1Purdue University West Lafayette USA2Purdue University West Lafayette USA

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5:30 AM - BB2.04
Tuning the Thermal Conductivity of Solar Cell Polymer through Side Chain Engineering and Optimizing Acceptor PCBM Content

Zhi Guo 1 5 Doyun Lee 2 Joseph Strzalka 3 Yi Liu 2 4 Fangyuan Sun 1 Anna Sliwinski 2 Haifeng Gao 2 Peter C Burns 2 4 Libai Huang 5 Ali M Khounsary 3 Tengfei Luo 1

1University of Notre Dame South Bend USA2University of Notre Dame Notre Dame USA3Argonne National Laboratory Argonne USA4University of Notre Dame Notre Dame USA5University of Notre Dame Notre Dame USA

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5:45 AM - BB2.05
Thermal Conductivity of Polymer Colloidal Crystals

Markus Retsch 1 Fabian Nutz 1 Pia Ruckdeschel 1

1University of Bayreuth Bayreuth Germany

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BB1: Organic Thermoelectrics
Session Chairs
Michael Chabinyc
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

9:15 AM - *BB1.01
Thermoelectric Transport in Doped Organic Semiconductors

Kevin P. Pipe 1 2 Gun-Ho Kim 1 3 Lei Shao 1 Kejia Zhang 1

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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9:45 AM - BB1.02
A Broad Survey of Organic-Based Thermoelectric Materials: Which Categories of Materials are Most Promising?

Masakazu Nakamura 1 Mitsuhiro Ito 1 Ryo Abe 1 Hirotaka Kojima 1 Ryosuke Matsubara 1

1Nara Institute of Science and Technology Ikoma Japan

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10:00 AM - BB1.03
Impact of Doping on Thermopower and Conductivity in Semiconducting Polythiophenes

Anne M Glaudell 1 2 Michael L Chabinyc 1 2

1University of CA - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA2University of CA - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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10:15 AM - BB1.04
Thermoelectric Transport in Conjugate Polymer Composites: Thermal Fluctuations Tunneling

Troy Stedman 1 George Nolas 1 Lilia Woods 1

1University of South Florida Tampa USA

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10:30 AM - BB1.05
Field-Effect Modulated Seebeck Coefficients of Solution-Processed Organic-Polymer Semiconductors

Deepak Venkateshvaran 1 Auke Jisk Kronemeijer 1 Mark Nikolka 1 David Emin 2 Henning Sirringhaus 1

1University of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom2University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA

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10:45 AM - BB1.06
Solution-Processable N-Type Organic Materials for Thermoelectric Applications

Boris Russ 2 1 Maxwell J. Robb 3 Erin E. Perry 3 Jeffrey J. Urban 1 Michael L. Chabinyc 3 Craig J. Hawker 3 Rachel A. Segalman 4

1Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA2UC Berkeley Berkeley USA3UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA4UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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11:00 AM - BB1
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11:30 AM - *BB1.07
Electronic and Ionic Thermoelectric Effects in Conducting Polymers

Xavier Crispin 1

1Linkamp;#246;ping University Norrkamp;#246;ping Sweden

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12:00 PM - BB1.08
Surface Polarization Enhanced Seebeck Effect in the Vertical Multi-Layer Metal/Dielectric/Polymer/Metal Thin-Film Design

Qing Liu 1 Hongfeng Wang 1 Yu-Che Hsiao 1 Bin Hu 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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12:15 PM - BB1.09
New Efficient Polymer Based Thermoelectric Materials: Applications to Organic Based Thermoelectric Devices

Alexandre Carella 1 Nicolas Massonnet 1 Patrice Rannou 1 Caroline Celle 1 Jean-Pierre Simonato 1

1CEA Grenoble France

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12:30 PM - *BB1.10
Design of Interfaces in Nano- and Mesostructured Thermoelectric Material

Dmitri Talapin 1 Hao Zhang 1 Jae Sung Son 1 Jaeyoung Jang 1

1University of Chicago Chicago USA

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2014-12-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alexandre Carella, CEA Liten
Michael Chabinyc, University of California-Santa Barbara
Maksym Kovalenko, ETH Zurich
Jon Malen, Carnegie Mellon University
Rachel Segalman, University of California-Santa Barbara
BB5: Organo-Metallics for Thermoelectrics
Session Chairs
Alexandre Carella
Thursday PM, December 04, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

2:30 AM - *BB5.01
Thermoelectric Properties of Self-doped Conjugated Polyelectrolytes and Their Composites with Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

Cheng-Kang Mai 1 2 Michael L. Chabinyc 2 3 Guillermo C. Bazan 1 2 3

1University of California, Berkeley Santa Barbara USA2University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA3University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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3:00 AM - BB5.02
Novel Organic Hybrid Films without Conducting Polymers for Thermoelectrics

Naoki Toshima 1 3 Keisuke Oshima 4 Yukihide Shiraishi 1 3 Hiroaki Anno 2 3

1Tokyo University of Science Yamaguchi SanyoOnoda-shi Japan2Tokyo University of Science Yamaguchi SanyoOnoda-shi Japan3Tokyo University of Science Yamaguchi SanyoOnoda-shi Japan4Tokyo University of Science Yamaguchi SanyoOnoda-shi Japan

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3:15 AM - BB5.03
Observation of Thermoelectricity in Metal-Organic-Frameworks

Kristopher J Erickson 1 Francois Leonard 1 Mark D Allendorf 1 Vitalie Stavila 1 Catalin Spataru 1 Michael Foster 1 A. Alec Talin 1

1Sandia National Laboratory Livermore USA

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3:30 AM - *BB5.04
Pyromellitic Polymer-Inorganic Microstructure Thermoelectric Composites

Howard E. Katz 1 Robert M. Ireland 1 Wei Wang 2 Ronggui Yang 2

1Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA2University of Colorado Boulder USA

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4:00 AM - BB5
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BB6: Hybrid Organic Thermoelectric Systems
Session Chairs
Alexandre Carella
Thursday PM, December 04, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

4:30 AM - *BB6.01
Flexible Fabric and Coating for Thermoelectric Cooling or Electricity Harvesting from the Environment

Choongho Yu 1

1Texas Aamp;M University College Station USA

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5:00 AM - BB6.02
Abnormally Enhanced Thermoelectric Transport Properties of SWNT/PANI Hybrid Films by the Strengthened PANI Molecular Ordering

Qin Yao 1 Qun Wang 1 Liming Wang 1 Lidong Chen 1

1Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Shanghai China

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5:15 AM - BB6.03
Nanocomposite-Based Flexible Thermoelectric Devices

Yue Wu 1

1Iowa State University Ames USA

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5:30 AM - *BB6.04
Optimization of Thermo-Electric Effect in Conjugated Polymer Films

Eunkyoung Kim 1

1Yonsei University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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BB7: Poster Session: Organic and Hybrid Thermoelectric Materials
Session Chairs
Michael Chabinyc
Rachel Segalman
Thursday PM, December 04, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - BB7.01
Measuring Thermal Conductivity and Specific Heat on Micron Scale

Toshiyuki Sato 2 Elbara Ziade 3 Jia Yang 3 Aaron Schmidt 3 Paul Czubarow 1

1eM-TECH, Inc. Wellesley USA2NAMICS Corporation Niigata-City Japan3Boston University Boston USA

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9:00 AM - BB7.02
Fabrication of Tungsten Disulfide / Reduced Graphene Oxide Composite for High Efficient Thermoelectric Devices

Hyunjung Lee 1 Soohyun Kim 1 Hyunwoo Bark 1

1Kookmin University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - BB7.03
Modelling Thickness Measurements of PEDOT-PSS/SiO2 by Using Reflection and Transmission Ellipsometry

Costel Constantin 1

1James Madison University Harrisonburg USA

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9:00 AM - BB7.04
Sb2Te3 Based Hybrid Nanocomposites for Thermoelectric Applications

Yichen Zhao 1 Abhilash Sugunan 2 Qin Wang 3 Muhammet S. Toprak 1 Mamoun Muhammed 1

1Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden Stockholm Sweden3Acreo AB, Stockholm Stockholm Sweden

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9:00 AM - BB7.05
Novel Organic Thermoelectric Materials Utilizing Temperature-Induced Alternation of Structure and Carrier Transport

Ryo Abe 1 Mitsuhiro Ito 1 Kohtaro Takahashi 1 Hirotaka Kojima 1 Ryosuke Matsubara 1 Daiki Kuzuhara 1 Hiroko Yamada 1 Tatsuya Yamamoto 2 Hidenori Yakushiji 2 Masaaki Ikeda 2 Masakazu Nakamura 1

1Nara Institute of Science and Technology Nara Japan2Nippon Kayaku Co.,Ltd. Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - BB7.06
Solvent and Molecular Weight Impacts on the Thermoelectric Performance of MEH-PPV/SWCNT Composite Films

Murat Tonga 1 Patrick S Taylor 2 Eugene Wilusz 3 Ljiljana Korugic Karasz 2 Frank E Karasz 2 Paul M Lahti 1

1University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst USA2University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst USA3Natick Soldier RDE Center Natick USA

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9:00 AM - BB7.07
Enhanced Thermoelectric Properties of Polymer Composites Films with Chemically Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes

Junyoung Lim 1 Yongsok Seo 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - BB7.08
Formation of Biomolecular Junctions in Carbon Nanotube Composites for the Separate Transport of Heat and Carriers

Mitsuhiro Ito 1 Naofumi Okamoto 1 Ryo Abe 1 Hirotaka Kojima 1 Ryosuke Matsubara 1 Ichiro Yamashita 1 Masakazu Nakamura 1

1NAIST Osaka Japan

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9:00 AM - BB7.09
Thermoelectric Properties of Precisely Controlled PEDOT and Module Fabrication

Teahoon Park 1 Chihyun Park 1 Byeonggwan Kim 1 Haejin Shin 1 Eunkyoung Kim 1

1Yonsei Univ. Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - BB7.10
Charge Transport in Hybrid Pervoskite Based Thermoelectrics

Chao Yi 1 Pengcheng Du 1 2 Kai Wang 1 Xiaowen Hu 1 3 Xiong Gong 1

1The University of Akron Akron USA2Lanzhou University Lanzhou China3South China University of Technology Guangzhou China

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9:00 AM - BB7.11
Irregular Thermoelectric Behavior of C60 and Computational Elucidation of Its Origin

Hirotaka Kojima 1 Ryo Abe 1 Fumiya Fujiwara 1 Mitsuhiro Ito 1 Takuya Hashizume 1 Takafumi Oguri 2 Mamoru Kikuchi 2 Takeshi Watanabe 3 Tomoyuki Koganezawa 3 Ryosuke Matsubara 1 Noriyuki Yoshimoto 2 Masakazu Nakamura 1

1Nara Institute of Science and Technology Ikoma Japan2Iwate University Morioka Japan3Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute Hyogo Japan

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BB3: Molecular Interfaces in Thermoelectrics
Session Chairs
Maksym Kovalenko
Thursday AM, December 04, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

9:30 AM - *BB3.01
Electrostatic Tuning of Thermoelectric Properties in Molecular Junctions

Pramod Reddy 1 Youngsang Kim 1 Wonho Jeong 1 Kyeongtae Kim 1 Woochul Lee 1

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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10:00 AM - BB3.02
Effects of Molecular Configurations on Thermoelectricity in Single-Molecule Junctions

Makusu Tsutsui 1 Takanori Morikawa 1 Masateru Taniguchi 1

1Osaka University Ibaraki Japan

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10:15 AM - BB3.03
Structural and Thermoelectric Properties of Hybrid Inorganic-Organic ZnO:Hydroquinone Thin Films

Antti J. Karttunen 1 Tommi Tynell 1 Maarit Karppinen 1

1Aalto University Aalto Finland

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10:30 AM - *BB3.04
Revealing the Principles of Thermoelectric Transport in Hybrid Materials Using Programmable Heteromaterial Interfaces

Jeff Urban 1

1LBNL Berkeley USA

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11:00 AM - BB3
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BB4: Hybrid Composites for Thermoelectrics
Session Chairs
Jeff Urban
Thursday AM, December 04, 2014
Hynes, Level 3, Room 305

11:30 AM - *BB4.01
Overcoming the Effective Medium Limitations on Thermoelectric Composites

Joseph P. Heremans 1 2 Hyungyu Jin 1

1Ohio State University Columbus USA2Ohio State University Columbus USA

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12:00 PM - BB4.02
Terahertz Conductivity of a Tellurium Nanowire/PEDOT:PSS Hybrid Material

James Nathaniel Heyman 2 Nelson E Coates 1 Jeffery J Urban 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA2Macalester College Saint Paul USA

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12:15 PM - BB4.03
Interface Engineering for High Performance Thermoelectric Nanocomposites

Ayaskanta Sahu 1 2 Nelson Coates 1 Jason Forster 1 Boris Russ 2 Rachel Segalman 1 2 Jeffrey Urban 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA2University of California Berkeley Berkeley USA

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