Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Polarization aligned and polarization graded thermoelectric materials and method of forming thereof










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #8415761.

Exemplary embodiments of the invention include a thermoelectric material having an aligned polarization field along a central axis of the material. Along the axis are a first atomic plane and a second atomic plane of substantially similar area. The planes define a first volume and form a single anisotropic crystal. The first volume has a first outer surface and a second outer surface opposite the first outer surface, with the outer surfaces defining the central axis passing through a bulk. The bulk polarization field is formed from a first electrical sheet charge and a second opposing electrical sheet charge, one on each atomic plane. The opposing sheet charges define a bulk polarization field aligned with the central axis, and the bulk polarization field causes asymmetric thermal and electrical conductivity through the first volume along the central axis.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Cytokine receptors associated with myelogenous haematological proliferative disorders and uses thereof
Ignition device in particular for an internal combustion engine, and method for manufacturing same
Light-emitting device package and method of manufacturing the same
Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Antibodies to non-functional P2X.sub.7 receptor
Method and system for parallelizing data copy in a distributed file system
Data consumption framework for semantic objects
  Randomly Featured Patents
Carrier for cans
Zirconium oxide and zirconium nitride coated stents
Method and apparatus for processing composite member
Coated particulate fillers comprises a phosphinic acid group-containing unsaturated organic polymer
Mode-switching system and camera
Corrector
Electro-developing type camera using electro-developing recording medium
Radiation curable resin composition
Bouquet carrier
Apparel designator