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Jan-Willem Bos and Nick Bennett
Heriot-Watt University


ECCI, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

There is no event scheduled currently. Please see below our latest event, which was on 14 Feb 2018.

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​​Wednesday, 14 February 2018

This is an annual meeting that brings together the UK’s thermoelectrics community to help UK industry develop and exploit superior thermoelectric materials, devices and systems.
New attendees are encouraged to attend alongside previous attendees and current network members. 



Registration and coffee


Opening remarks


“Key Issues in design and fabrication of thermoelectric modules"

Prof Gao Min, University of Cardiff (Invited)

10:45 – 11:15

“Fully Printed Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites for Flexible Thermoelectric Applications" Dr Sohini Kar-Narayan, University of Cambridge (Invited)

11:15 – 11:30

“High Temperature Thermoelectric Properties of (La - Nb) substituted SrTiO3 ceramic Enhanced by Nano-structuring”

F. Azough, University of Manchester

11:30 – 11:45

“New n-Type Thermoelectric Oxides with the Perovskite Structure” 

Dr Luke M. Daniels, University of Liverpool

11:45 – 12:00

“Multi-length Scale Characterisation of Half-Heusler Thermoelectrics” 

Dr John Halpin, University of Glasgow

12:00 – 12:15

“Advanced quantum transport simulations for the design of nanostructured thermoelectric materials”

Dr Neophytos Neophytou, University of Warwick
12:15 – 14:00

Lunch, exhibitors, networking and posters

14:00 – 14:30

“Chemical Design and Synthesis of Chalcogenide Thermoelectrics”

Prof Duncan Gregory, University of Glasgow (Invited)

14:30 – 14:45

“Cu-S based Thermoelectrics Materials” 

Dr Ruizhi Zhang, Queen Mary University London

14:45 – 15:00

“Tin selenide at ambient and high pressure — crystal structure and electronic properties” Dr Ingo Loa, The University of Edinburgh

15:00 – 15:30

“Lattice thermal conductivity of PbTe materials driven near ferroelectric phase transition” Dr Ivana Savic, Tyndall National Institute, Cork (Invited)

15:30 – 15:45

“Low-pressure chemical vapour deposition (LPCVD) synthesis of metal-chalcogenide materials for thermoelectric micro-generator applications”

Stephen Richards, University of Southampton

15:45 – 16:00

“Molecular design and control of fullerene-based bi-thermoelectric materials”

Ali Ismael, Lancaster University

16:00 – 16:30

Discussion future activities TE network, Prof Bob Freer


​​​​Thermoelectric Network UK Meeting 2018

Wednesday, 14th February 2018

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation 

(Hosted by the Heriot-Watt University)

Infirmary Street. Edinburgh EH1 1LT