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2015 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2015 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 29-December 4, 2015 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: T. John Balk, Ram Devanathan, George G. Malliaras, Larry A. Nagahara, Luisa Torsi

Symposium SS : Progress in Thermal Energy Conversion—Thermoelectric and Thermal Energy Storage Materials and Devices

2015-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Ginley, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Arun Muley, Boeing
Ewa Ronnebro, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Eric Toberer, Colorado School of Mines
SS2: Thermal Storage I
Session Chairs
Ewa Ronnebro
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

2:30 AM - *SS2.01
A System Level View of Thermal Energy Storage for Concentrating Solar Power Production

Nathan Siegel 1

1Bucknell University Lewisburg United States

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3:00 AM - SS2.02
Solar Thermoelectricity via Latent Heat Storage

Jonathan Rea 1 Corey Hardin 1 Christopher Oshman 1 Azure Avery 2 David Bobela 2 Greg Glatzmaier 2 Michele Olsen 2 Philip A. Parilla 2 John Vaughn 3 Thomas Roark 3 Justin W. Raade 3 Robert Bradshaw 3 Jeffrey Sharp 4 Nathan Siegel 5 Eric Toberer 1 2 David Ginley 2

1Colorado School of Mines Golden United States2National Renewable Energy Lab Golden United States3Halotechnics, Inc Emeryville United States4Marlow Industries, Inc Dallas United States5Bucknell University Lewisburg United States

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3:15 AM - SS2.03
Performance of Passive Battery Thermal Management Systems in Cold Temperature

Taylor D Sparks 1 Leila Ghadbeigi 1 Brandon Day 1 Kristina Lundgren 1

1University of Utah Salt Lake City United States

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3:30 AM - SS2.04
Solar Thermal Fuel Polymer Coatings for Controlled Heat Release in the Solid State

David Zhitomirsky 1 Jeffrey C. Grossman 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States

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3:45 AM - SS2.05
Temperature Dependence of Enthalpy and Heat Capacity of Alkanes and Related Phase Change Materials (PCMs) with a Peltier-Element-Based Adiabatic Scanning Calorimeter

Jan Thoen 1 Jan Leys 1 2 Christ Glorieux 1

1KU Leuven Leuven Belgium2Universiteacute; Lille Nord de France Dunkerque France

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4:00 AM - SS2
Break

SS3: Organic Thermoelectric Materials I
Session Chairs
David Ginley
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

4:30 AM - *SS3.01
Polymer Thermoelectric Generators: a Material, Device, and Cost Perspective

Shannon Yee 1

1Georgia Inst of Technology Atlanta United States

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5:00 AM - SS3.02
Thermoelectric Module with Large Power Output Fabricated by Screen Printing

Haiyu Fang 1 William B Chang 1 Rachel Segalman 1

1UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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5:15 AM - SS3.03
Rational Design of n-Type Conjugated Polymers for High-Performance Thermoelectricity

Xingang Zhao 1 Deepa Madan 1 Robert Ireland 1 Howard E. Katz 1

1Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University Baltimore United States

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5:30 AM - SS3.04
Mixed Conducting Polymers for Thermoelectric Applications

William B Chang 1 Haiyu Fang 2 Bhooshan Popere 2 Boris Russ 1 Chris Evans 2 Rachel Segalman 2

1UC Berkeley Berkeley United States2UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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5:45 AM - SS3.05
Completely Organic Multilayer Thin Films with Thermoelectric Power Factor Rivaling Inorganic Tellurides

Chungyeon Cho 1 Jui-Hung Hsu 1 Choongho Yu 1 Jaime C. Grunlan 1

1Texas Aamp;M Univ College Station United States

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SS1: Novel Thermoelectric Materials
Session Chairs
Eric Toberer
Monday AM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

9:45 AM - *SS1.01
Structure, Bonding, and Anharmonicity in Thermoelectrics Based on Tetrahedrite Compounds

Donald Morelli 1

1Michigan State Univ East Lansing United States

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10:15 AM - SS1.02
The Contrasting Role of Dopants in SnS for Thermoelectric Applications

David Maloney 1 Mercouri G. Kanatzidis 1

1Northwestern Evanston United States

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10:30 AM - SS1.03
Phonon Anharmonicity and Electron-Phonon Coupling in Thermoelectric Compounds SnSe and Mo3Sb7-xTex

Dipanshu Bansal 1 Jiawang Hong 1 Chen W Li 1 Olivier Delaire 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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10:45 AM - SS1.04
First-Principles Investigations on the Lattice Dynamics of SnSe under Pressure

Hulei Yu 1 Shuai Dai 1 Yue Chen 1

1The University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong

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11:00 AM - SS1
Break

11:30 AM - *SS1.05
Material Descriptors for Predicting Thermoelectric Performance

Vladan Stevanovic 1 2

1Colorado School of Mines Golden United States2National Renewable Energy Laboratory Golden United States

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12:00 PM - SS1.06
First-Principles Investigation on Improving Thermoelectric Properties of Skutterudites

Lan Li 1 2 Izaak Williamson 1

1Boise State University Boise United States2Center for Advanced Energy Studies Idaho Falls United States

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12:15 PM - SS1.07
Solubility Design Leading to High zT in Low-Cost Ce-CoSb3 Skutterudites

Yinglu Tang 1 2 Riley Hanus 1 Sinn-wen Chen 3 Jeffrey Snyder 1 2

1Northwestern University Evanston United States2California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States3National Tsing Hua University Hsin-Chu Taiwan

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12:30 PM - SS1.08
Investigation of the Crystal Structure and Transport Properties of Binary Tetrel Arsenides, TtAs (Tt = Si, As), and Their Doped Analogs

Kathleen Lee 1 Kirill Kovnir 1

1Univ of California-Davis Davis United States

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12:45 PM - SS1.09
Electron and Hole Doping in Shandite Thermoelectrics

Anthony V. Powell 1 Panagiotis Mangelis 1 Paz Vaqueiro 1

1Univ of Reading Reading United Kingdom

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Symposium Organizers

David Ginley, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Arun Muley, Boeing
Ewa Ronnebro, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Eric Toberer, Colorado School of Mines
SS5: Thermal Storage II
Session Chairs
Christian Sattler
Tuesday PM, December 01, 2015
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

2:45 AM - *SS5.01
Thermochemical Heat Storage for Baseload Concentrated Solar Power Generation

Christian Sattler 1 Christos Agrafiotis 1 Stefania Tescari 1 Abhishek Singh 1 Stefan Breuer 1 Martin Roeb 1

1German Aerospace Center DLR Cologne Germany

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3:15 AM - SS5.02
Transition from Material-Limited Kinetics to Gas-Phase Limited Kinetics in Two-Temperature Thermochemical Cycling of Ceria

Timothy C Davenport 1 Moureen Kemei 1 Michael Ignatowich 1 Sossina M. Haile 2

1California Inst of Technology Pasadena United States2Northwestern University Evanston United States

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3:30 AM - SS5.03
Thermodynamic Analysis of Irreversible Thermal Energy Conversion Cycles in Giant Magnetocaloric Effect Materials

Timothy David Brown 3 Nickolaus M Bruno 2 Jing-Han Chen 1 Joseph H Ross 1 Ibrahim Karaman 3 Patrick Shamberger 3

1Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States2Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States3Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States

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3:45 AM - SS5.04
Simple Approach in Evaluating a Geometrically Tunable Nano-Size Hollow Silicate Particles and Their Dip Coated Layer for Thermal Energy Efficiency Application

Raymond V.Rivera Virtudazo 1 Ye Lin 1 Rudder Wu 1

1National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba Japan

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4:00 AM - SS5
Break

SS6: Oxide Materials I
Session Chairs
Andrea Ambrosini
Tuesday PM, December 01, 2015
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

4:30 AM - *SS6.01
Mixed Conducting Oxides for High-Temperature Thermal Energy Storage

Andrea Ambrosini 1 Sean M. Babiniec 1 Eric N. Coker 1 Peter G. Loutzenhiser 2 James E. Miller 1

1Sandia National Labs Albuquerque United States2Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

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5:00 AM - SS6
Discussion Time

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5:15 AM - SS6.03
Tetragonal Tungsten Bronzes Nb8minus;xW9+xO47minus;delta;: Optimization Strategies and Transport Properties of a New Group of N-Type Thermoelectric Oxides

Christophe Heinrich 1 Matthias Schrade 2 Giacomo Ceretti 1 Harald Fjeld 2 Terje G Finstad 2 Truls Norby 2 Wolfgang Tremel 1

1Univ Mainz Mainz Germany2University of Oslo Oslo Norway

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5:30 AM - SS6.04
Computationally Inspired Investigation of Ternary Oxides for Thermoelectric Applications

Samuel Miller 1 Prashun Gorai 2 3 Eric Toberer 2 3 Thomas O Mason 1 Scott Barnett 1

1Northwestern University Evanston United States2Colorado School of Mines Golden United States3National Renewable Energy Lab Golden United States

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5:45 AM - SS6.05
Effects of Bi Vacancy on Thermoelectric Properties of Cu Deficient BiCuTeO.

Huiching Chang 1 2 3 Sankar Raman 2 3 Deniz Wong 2 Ying-Jay Yang 1 F.C. Chou 3 Li-Chyong Chen 3 Kuei-Hsien Chen 2 3

1National Taiwan Univ Taipei Taiwan2Academia Sinica Taipei Taiwan3National Taiwan University Taipei Taiwan

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