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2013 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 1-5, 2013 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Mark L. Brongersma, Vladimir Matias, Rachel Segalman, Lonnie D. Shea, Heiji Watanabe

Symposium I : Materials for Solid-State Refrigeration

2013-04-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Scott P. Beckman, Ames Laboratory (DOE)/Iowa State University
P. Alex Greaney, Oregon State University
Takeshi Nishimatsu, Tohoku University
I3: Engineering Thermal Conductivity
Session Chairs
Takeshi Nishimatsu
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

2:30 AM - *I3.01
Engineering Microstructure for Low Thermal Conductivity

Simon R Phillpot 1

1University of Florida Gainesville USA

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3:00 AM - I3.02
Engineering the Thermal Conductivity of La0.67Ca0.33MnO3plusmn;delta; using Silver Impregnation and Copper Electrodeposition

Jeremy Andre Turcaud 1 Kelly Morrison 1 Andrey Berenov 2 Neil McN. Alford 2 Karl G. Sandeman 1 Lesley F. Cohen 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom2Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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3:15 AM - I3.03
Solid State Thermal Thyristor

Jia Zhu 1 Kedar Hippalgaonkar 1 Sheng Shen 1 Junqiao Wu 1 Xiaobo Yin 1 Arun Majumdar 1 Xiang Zhang 1

1Berkeley San Jose USA

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I4: Poster Session: Materials for Solid State Refrigeration
Session Chairs
Scott P. Beckman
P. Alex Greaney
Takeshi Nishimatsu
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 7-8-9

9:00 AM - I4.01
Effects of Grain Size and Epitaxial Strain on the Electrocaloric Effect in Ba0.8Sr0.2TiO3 Thin Films

Young an Park 1 Kil dong Sung 1 Jonghoon Jung 1 Namjung Hur 1

1Inha Univ. Incheon Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - I4.02
Investigation of a New Zintl Phase for Thermoelectric Refrigeration Applications

Nasrin Kazem 1 Antonio Hurtado 1 Susan M Kauzlarich 1

1University of California Davis USA

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9:00 AM - I4.03
A4Zn9Sb9: Synthesis and Characterization of New Alkali Metal Zintl Phases for Thermoelectric Application

Juli-Anna Dolyniuk 1 Kirill Kovnir 1

1University of California at Davis Davis USA

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9:00 AM - I4.04
Thermal Expansion and Specific Heat of Pr0.8Na0.2MnO3 and Tb0.85Na0.15MnO3 Perovskite Manganites

Archana S. Srivastava 1 Rasna Thakur 2 N. K. Gaur 2

1Sri Sathya Sai College for Women Bhopal India2Barkatullah University Bhopal India

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9:00 AM - I4.05
Study on Structure and Thermoelectric Properties of Alkali Metal Containing Type I Clathrates

Fan Sui 1 Hua He 2 Susan M Kauzlarich 1 Svilen Bobev 2

1UC Davis Davis USA2University of Delaware Newark USA

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9:00 AM - I4.06
The Effect of Heat Sinks on Optimum Operating Conditions and Geometry for Thermoelectric Refrigeration

Brandon Yasuhiro Ohara 1 Rachel Reid 1 Miguel Gomez 1 Hohyun Lee 1

1Santa Clara University Santa Clara USA

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9:00 AM - I4.07
Solid State Cooling: Functional Phase Transitions Revisited

Karl G. Sandeman 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - I4.08
Interface Engineering of Thermoelectric Oxide Devices for High Temperature Applications

Wenyan Jiang 1 Seung-Hyun Kim 1 Angus I Kingon 1

1Brown University Providence USA

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I1: Magnetocaloric Effect for Solid State Refrigeration I
Session Chairs
Takeshi Nishimatsu
Tuesday AM, April 02, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

9:30 AM - *I1.01
Advanced Magnetocaloric Materials. An Overview.

Vitalij K Pecharsky 1 2 Karl A Gschneidner 1 2 Yaroslav Mudryk 1 Durga Paudyal 1

1Iowa State University Ames USA2Iowa State University Ames USA

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10:00 AM - I1.02
Towards Magnetocaloric Effects in Epitaxial Ni-Mn-based Films

Anett Diestel 1 2 Robert Niemann 1 Maximilian Uhlmann 1 2 Ludwig Schultz 1 2 Sebastian Faehler 1

1IFW Dresden Dresden Germany2Dresden University of Technology Dresden Germany

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10:15 AM - I1.03
The Magnetic Field-induced Martensitic Transformation in Fe Doped Mn-Co-Ge Alloys

Zilong Wang 1 2 Yandong Wang 1 Zhihua Nie 1 Yang Ren 3

1Beijing Institute of Technology Beijing China2Northwestern University Chicago USA3Argonne National Lab Chicago USA

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10:30 AM - I1.04
Heat Capacity and Magnetocaloric Effect of Severe Deformed Gd Ribbon by Cold Rolling Technique

Sergey V. Taskaev 1 Vasiliy D. Buchelnikov 1 Anatoliy P. Pellenen 2 Dmitriy S. Bataev 1 Konstantin P. Skokov 3 Vladimir V. Khovaylo 4 Oliver Gutfleisch 3

1Chelyabinsk State University Chelyabinsk Russian Federation2National Research South Ural State University Chelyabinsk Russian Federation3TU Darmstadt Darmshtadt Germany4National University of Science and Technology amp;#8220;MISiSamp;#8221; Moscow Russian Federation

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10:45 AM - I1
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11:15 AM - *I1.05
Development of Magnetocaloric Materials for the Active Magnetic Regenerative Refrigeration

Akiko Takahashi Saito 1 Shiori Kaji 1 Tadahiko Kobayashi 1

1Corporate Research and Development Center, Toshiba Corporation Kawasaki Japan

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I2: Magnetocaloric Effect for Solid State Refrigeration II
Session Chairs
P. Alex Greaney
Tuesday AM, April 02, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

11:45 AM - *I2.01
Kinetic Features of Phase Transition in La(Fe,Si)13 Magnetocaloric Compounds

Asaya Fujita 1 Hitomi Yako 1 Mika Kano 1 Daichi Matsunami 1

1Tohoku University Sendai Japan

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12:15 PM - I2.02
Magneto-elasticity and Metamagnetism in Doped Fe2P Alloys: A Combined Neutron Diffraction (HRPD) and Density Functional Theory (DFT) Approach

Zsolt Gercsi 1 Karl G. Sandeman 1

1University College London London United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - I2.03
Magnetocaloric and Barocaloric Effects in R5Si2Ge2 (R=Gd and Tb)

Nilson Antunes de Oliveira 1

1Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro Brazil

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12:45 PM - I2.04
Molecular-dynamics Simulation of Magnetocaloric Effect

Takeshi Nishimatsu 1

1IMR, Tohoku University Sendai-shi Japan

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2013-04-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Scott P. Beckman, Ames Laboratory (DOE)/Iowa State University
P. Alex Greaney, Oregon State University
Takeshi Nishimatsu, Tohoku University
I7: Electrocaloric Effect for Solid State Refrigeration
Session Chairs
Scott P. Beckman
Wednesday PM, April 03, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

2:30 AM - I7.01
Large Electrocaloric Effect from Electrical Field Induced Orientational Order-disorder Transition in Nematic Liquid Crystals Possessing Large Dielectric Anisotropy

Xiao-Shi Qian 1 3 Xinyu Li 1 3 Haiming Gu 1 3 Liang-Chy Chien 2 Qiming Zhang 1 3

1The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA2Kent State University Kent USA3The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA

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3:00 AM - I7.03
Electrocaloric Effect in Lead-free Ceramics: BaTiO3 and KNbO3

Jordan A Barr 2 Takeshi Nishimatsu 3 Scott P Beckman 1

1Iowa State University Ames USA2Iowa State University Ames USA3Tohoku University Sendai Japan

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3:15 AM - I7.04
Giant Electrocaloric Effect in Organic and Inorganic Relaxor Materials for Dielectric Refrigeration

Zdravko Kutnjak 1 3 Brigita Rozic 1 3 Barbara Malic 1 Hana Ursic 1 3 Janez Holc 1 3 Marija Kosec 1 3 Qiming M. Zhang 2

1Jozef Stefan Institute Ljubljana Slovenia2The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA3Centre of Excellence NAMASTE Ljubljana Slovenia

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3:30 AM - I7.05
Scaling Laws for the Electrocaloric Effect in Alkaline Earth Titanates

Andrey Berenov 1 Florian Le Goupil 1 Neil Alford 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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I5: Thermoelectric Materials for Solid State Refrigeration
Session Chairs
Scott P. Beckman
Wednesday AM, April 03, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

9:15 AM - *I5.01
Recent Advances in Thin-film Nanoscale Superlattice Materials and Devices for Cooling

Rama Venkatasubramanian 1 Jonathan Pierce 1 Phil Barletta 1

1RTI International Research Triangle Park USA

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9:45 AM - *I5.02
How to Find Better Thermoelectric Materials

David J Singh 1 David Parker 1 Xin Chen 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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10:15 AM - *I5.03
The Thermoelectric Thomson Cooler

G. Jeffrey Snyder 1

1Caltech Pasadena USA

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10:45 AM - I5
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11:15 AM - *I5.04
Engineering Point Defects for Thermoelectrics

Junqiao Wu 1 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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11:45 AM - *I5.05
Progress in Materials for Solid State Refrigeration Using the Peltier Effect

Brian Sales 1 Andrew F. May 1 Michael A. McGuire 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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12:15 PM - I5.06
Improving Thermoelectric Performance of Polycrystalline n-type Bi1-xSbx Alloys

Hyungyu Jin 1 Joseph P. Heremans 1 2

1Ohio State University Columbus USA2Ohio State University Columbus USA

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I6: Special Topics in Solid State Refrigeration
Session Chairs
P. Alex Greaney
Wednesday AM, April 03, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

12:30 PM - I6.01
The Phonon Thermocouple

Joseph P. Heremans 1 2 Hyungyu Jin 1 Christopher M. Jaworski 1

1The Ohio State University Columbus USA2The Ohio State University Columbus USA

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12:45 PM - I6.02
Thermoelastic Cooling as a Highly Efficient Solid State Cooling Mechanism with Delta T as Large as 21 K

Ichiro Takeuchi 1 Jun Cui 1 2 Yiming Wu 1 Jan Muehlbauer 3 Yunho Hwang 3 Manfred Wuttig 1 Sean Fackler 1 Reinhard Radermacher 3

1University of Maryland College Park USA2Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland USA3University of Maryland College Park USA

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