European Thermoelectric Society



September 20th to 21st, 1999
University of Pardubice
Czech Republic

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ETS99 – Workshop Program:

SUNDAY -  September 19th

17.00-22.00 Registration in the hotel TECHNIK Pardubice- Lázne Bohdanec

MONDAY, September 20th

7.30-8.30 Breakfast

9.00-9.10 Welcome in Pardubice (Dr. L.Koudelka)
         Opening the Conference (Prof.H.Scherrer)

9:10 – 10.00  Invited lecture

C. B. Vining
Summary Report on the Conference of International Thermoelectric Society in Baltimore

Session A – Novel Thermoelectrics

Chairman: Prof. H. Scherrer

10.00 – 10:30

A1 D. J. Bergman, L. G. Fel
Enhancement of Thermoelectric Power Factor in Composite Thermoelectrics

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11.00 – 11:20
A2 C. Uher
Half-Heusler Intermetallics as Promising Novel Thermoelectrics

11:20 – 11:40
A3 B. Wölfing, Ch. Kloc, A. P. Ramirez, H. Hwang, E. Bucher
Thermoelectric Properties of the Ternary Compounds Tl4PbTe3, Tl4PbSe3 and Tl4SbTe3

11:40 – 12:00
A4 T.E. Huber and P. Constant
Bismuth Wire Array Composites and Thermoelectricity

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

Session B – Thin Films

Chairman: Prof. M. A. Sanz-Bobi

13:00 – 13:20
B1 J. Nurnus, H. Beyer, H. Böttner, A. Lambrecht
MBE Growth of Bi2Te3 Thin Films on BaF2-based Substrates

13:20 – 13:40
B2 A. Jacquot, M. Stölzer, J. Meusel, O. Boffoué, B. Lenoir, A. Dauscher
An Implementation of the 3w Method for Measuring the Thermal Conductivity of Thin Films and Superlattice Structures

13:40 – 14:00
B3 J. Meusel, M. Stölzer, A.Jacquot
Magnetron Sputtering Based Deposition of Lead Telluride and Bismuth Films For Use in Multilayer Structures

14:00 – 14:20
B4 H. Böttner, A. Lambrecht, J. Nurnus, H. Beyer, H. Griessmann, A. Heinrich
Versus ZT>1? (IV-VI)/(IV-VI) and (V-VI)/ (IV-VI) MQWs and SLs based on PbTe

B5 M.O.Boffoué, A.Dauscher, B.Lenoir, A.Jacquot, H.Scherrer, J.Meusel, M.Stölzer
Preparation of Bi Thin Films by Pulsed Laser Deposition – Transport Properties

B6 J.Schumann, H.Griesmann, A.Heinrich, D.Elefant, W.Pitschke, J.Thomas
Optimization of Thermoelectric Performance of Sputtered Doped –FeSi2 Films

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

Session C Applications

Chairman: Dr. J. Stockholm

15:30 – 15:50
C1 M. A. Sanz-Bobi, R. Palacios
Potential Use of Small Waste Heat Sources Based on Thermoelectricity: Application to an Overhead Projector and a Battery Charger

15:50 – 16:10
C2 F. Villasevil, A. López, G. Noriega
Thermoelectric - Laser Detector of a Dew Point in Industrial Motor-Compressors

16:10 – 16:30
C3 E.Müller, K.Schackenberg
Iron Disilicide for Functionally Graded Thermal Sensors

16:30 – 16:50
C4 M. Dominguez. D. Garcia, J. G. Vián, J. Esarte, D. Astrain
Simulation with Electric Analogy of a Drying Shed of Cheese with Peltier Effect

17.00 Dinner

18.00 Sightseeing of Pardubice – Old town and castle

20.00 Concert of the Orchestra d’Archi in the Knight’s Hall of Pardubice castle

20.50 Raut at the Kniht’s Halls of Pardubice castle

TUESDAY, September 21

7.30-8.45 Breakfast

Session D – Theoretical Aspects

Chairman: Prof. M. Stoelzer

9:00 – 9:50 Invited lecture
D0 Gao Min, D. M. Rowe
Approaches and Guidelines to Thermoelectrics

9:50 – 10:10
D1 V.L.Kuznetsov, D.M.Rowe
Assessment of Thermoelectric Materials for Power Generation Using Waste Heat Energy Conversion

10:10 – 10:30
D2 J.G. Vián, M.Dominguez, J.Esarte, D.Astrain, J.J.Aguas
Study of the Efficiency of the Thermoelectrics Modules by Electric Analogy and Experimental Analysis

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

D3 I. Drabkin and Z. Dashevsky
The Criterions for Optimal Temperature Dependencies of Thermoelectric Material Characteristics

11:20 – 11:40
D4 O.Yu.Titov, G.Espejo, Yu.G.Gurevich, A.Meriuts
The Novel Approach to the Thermoelectric Phenomena

D5 L.I.Anatychuk
Generalization of Faraday’s Law for Thermoelectric Energy Conversion Processes

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

D6 J. Tobola and P. Pecheur
Theoretical Study of the XYZ (X = Fe, Co, Ni; Y= Ti, V, Zr, Nb AND Z = Sn, Sb) semi-Heusler Phases for Thermoelectrics

D7 Yu. G. Gurevich, G. N. Logvinov, G. Gonzalez de la Cruz, A. F Carballo Sanchez, Yu. V. Drogobitskiy
Thermoelectric transient processes in semiconductors

Session E – Low Temperature Thermoelectrics

Chairman: Prof. D. M. Rowe

13:50 – 14:10
E1 V.A. Kulbachinskii, N. Miura, H. Arimoto, T. Ikaida, P. Loš
ták, H. Horák, C. Drašar
Cyclotron resonance in Magnetic Fields up to 150 T in n-Bi2Se3, p-Bi2Te3 and Sb2Te3 Based Crystals

14.10 – 14:30
E2 J. Vaniš, R. Czajka, J. Horák, P. Loš
ták, S. Karamazov, J. Walachová
Characterization and Nanometer-scale Modifications of Bi2Te3 Surface via the Atomic Force Microscopy

14.30 – 14:50
C.Drašar , P.Lošták, J.Navrátil, A.Sklenár, L.Koudelka
Thermoelectric Properties of Bi2AsxSe3-x Single Crystals.

14.50 - 15.20 Coffee break

15.20 -15.40
E4 S,Vackova, K.Zdansky, K.Vacek, L.Scherback, P.Feichouk, M.Ilaschouk
Charge Redistribution at the Contact Au/p-ZnCdTe uder the Temperature Gradient.

E5 N.N. Rybkin, V.V. Gusev, L.P. Nebera, M.I. Pankin, A.A. Pustovalov
Questions of Increase of Effectivity and Reliability of the Thermoelectric Generator Converters on Base of 
Bi2Te3 Alloys

E6 V.B.Osvensky, V.V.Karataev, N.V.Mal'kova, V.T.Bublik, Yu.V.Gostev, T.B.Sagalova
Study of Structural Mechanisms of Adhesion Violation of Antidiffusion coat "Ni-on-thermoelectric Bi-Te-Se Materials" by X-ray Diffractometry

16.20 Closing speech of the chairman of ETS (Prof. H. Scherrer)

17.30 Closing beer party at the brewery of Pardubice

WEDNESDAY, September 22


Breakfast: 7.00-8.00

8.00 Departure


Poster section

1 I. Drabkin and Z. Dashevsky
The Choice of Thermolectric Cooling Materials for Segment Leg

2 P.Švanda, P.Lošták, T. Plechácek, T.Cernohorský
Preparation and Physical Properties of Fe-doped Bi2Se3 Single Crystals

3 V.I. Nekhoroshev
Influence of Condition to Deformation on Structure and Electro-physical Characteristics of Branches of Termoelements Tinned by Method of Extrusion from the Solid Solution "n" - Bi2 Te3-
? Se x and “?”- ?i0,52Te3 Sb1,48

4 M.K.Zhitinskaya , S.A.Nemov , T.E.Svechnikova , P.Reinshaus, M.Russel
Impurities and Electrical Homogeneity of Bi2Te3 Single Crystals

5 A.A.Nikolaeva , P.P. Bodiul, D.V.Gitsu, I.A. Popov
Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of Glass-Coated Thin Wires Based on Doped Bismuth

6 V.A. Kulbachinskii, P. Loštak, C. Drašar, N. Miura
The Energy Spectrum of Bi2-xSbxSe3 from Shubnikov de Haas Effect in High Magnetic Field

7 D.M.Rowe, V.L.Kuznetsov, L.A.Kuznetsova
Preparation and Thermoelectric Properties of Rare-Earth and Alkali-Earth Filled Skutterudites

8 F. Besse, C. Boulanger, J. Lecuire
Electrodeposition and Characterization of Thermoelectric Materials (Bi and Bi1-xSbx) Nanowires

9 J.M.Redondo, J.M.Sanchez, G.Noriega
Non-linear Characteristics of Transient Thermoelectric Cooling-Heating Integrated Systems.

10 J.Oestreich
Thermoelectric Properties of Zr1-xYxNiSn

11 H.T.Kaibe, H.Ernst, K.Schackenberg, E.Müller, Z.Isoda, I.A.Nishida
Semiconducting and Thermal Properties of p-type
b-FeSi2 with Mn and Al Combination Doping

12 L.Rauscher, E.Müller, K.Schackenberg
Seebeck Measurement at Intermediate Temperature

13 I.Drabkin and Y.Dashevsky
Generalized Equation of Heat Balance for Thermoelectric Leg Sides

14 J.G. Vián, M.Dominguez, J.Esarte, D.Astrain, J.J.Aguas
The Use of the Thermoelectricity in a Deshumidity Device

15 F. Villasevil, A. López, G. Noriega
Thermoelectric Portable System Pad to Cool and Heat as Thermotheraphy Technology

16 L.D.Ivanova1, Yu.V.Granatkina1, H.Scherrer, A.Dauscher, B.Lenoir
Influence of Purity and Perfection of Czochralski-grown Single Crystals of Bismuth Antimony Chalcogenide Solid Solutions on their Thermoelectric Properties.

17 S.A. Nemov_, D.A. Pshenay-Severin, Yu.I.Ravich
Resonance States and their Influence on Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of PbTe.

18 V. Nekhoroshev, A. Nekhoroshev, L. Bulat
Development of Research Project on Environmental Cooling Systems Based on the Peltier Effect

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