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Modern theory of thermoelectricity

Author: Veljko Zlatić; René Monnier
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A search for efficient materials requires a fully microscopic treatment of the charge and heat transport, and the aim of this book is to explain all thermoelectric phenomena from this modern quantum-mechanical perspective.--Provided by publisher.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Veljko Zlatić; René Monnier
ISBN: 9780198705413 0198705417
OCLC Number: 870986757
Description: xi, 289 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: pt. I. Classical theory. Phenomenological description of thermoelectric phenomena --
Phenomenological transport equations --
Physical interpretation --
Thermomagnetic and galvanomagnetic effects --
Solutions of the transport equations for homogeneous thermoelectrics --
Solutions of the transport equations for inhomogeneous thermoelectrics --
Onsager's reciprocal relations in irreversible processes --
pt. II. Quantum theory. Microscopic description of thermoelectric phenomena --
Calculation of the response to an applied field --
Current density operators --
Jonson-Mahan theorem --
pt. III. Comparison of theory and experiment. Kondo effect in dilute alloys --
Rare-earth intermetallics : heavy fermions and valence fluctuators --
First-principles approaches.
Responsibility: Veljko Zlatić, René Monnier.
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