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Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of a Material Consisting of Particles in Dependency on the Parameters of a Material

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The properties of a ball-shaped semiconductor particles and metal particles with a semiconductor thin film on the surface thereof are established. So the dimensionless thermoelectric figure of merit of a material consisting of a large number of these particles is equal to 10 - 100.

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Kharlamov, F. and Kharlamov, V. (2014) Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of a Material Consisting of Particles in Dependency on the Parameters of a Material. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics, 2, 953-959. doi: 10.4236/jamp.2014.210108.

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