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Publications

  1. KKR-CPA study of electronic structure and relative stability of Mg2X (X = Si, Ge, Sn) thermoelectrics containing point defects
    Zwolenski P., Tobola J. and Kaprzyk S.
    Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2015), 627, pp. 85 – 90.
  2. Simple view of the Mg2Si1-xSnx phonon spectrum: Sn resonances and mean field
    Chaput L., Bourgeois J., Prytuliak A., Koza M.M. and Scherrer H.
    Physical Review B, 91, 064304 (2015).
  3. Enhanced thermoelectric properties of higher manganese silicide prepared by ball milling and spark plasma sintering
    Perumal S., Berthebaud D. and Gascoin F.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  4. Trials of using recycled kerf Si in the synthesis of thermoelectric materials based on Mg2Si
    Mars K., Godlewska E., Zych Ł., Jaegle M.,Tarantik K. and Trost T.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  5. Influence of point defects on doping type in Mg2X (X = Si, Ge, Sn)based thermoelectrics from electronic structure calculations
    Zwolenski P., Tobola J. and Kaprzyk S.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  6. Instability of Ag-doped Mg2Si
    Godlewska E., Mars M., Prytuliak A., Hatzikraniotis E., Polymeris G.S., Drozdz P., Tchorz A. and Ksiazek M.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  7. Τhe Effect of Ge on Mg2Si0.4-xSn0.6Gex Materials
    Vlachos N., Michailesku C., Giapintzakis I, and Kyratsi Th.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  8. FTIR spectroscopic analysis of Mg2Si1-xSnx-based compounds
    Polymeris G.S.,Hatzikraniotis E., Bourgeois J., Recour Q., Scherrer H. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    12th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2014), Madrid, Spain, 24-26 September 2014.
  9. Principle of Determining Thermoelectric Properties Based on I-V Curves
    Min. G
    Measurement Science and Technology, Volume 25, 8, pp. 1-6, July 2014.
  10. Nanostructure and doping stimulated phase separation in high-ZT Mg2Si0.55Sn0.4Ge0.05 compounds
    Polymeris G.S., Vlachos N., Khan A.U., Hatzikraniotis E., Lioutas Ch.B., Delimitis A., Pavlidou E., Paraskevopoulos K.M. and Kyratsi Th.
    Acta Materialia, Volume 83, pp. 285-293, January 2015.
  11. Thermoelectric Properties of Highly Efficient Bi-doped Mg2Si1-x-ySnxGey Materials
    Khan A.U., Vlachos N.V., Hatzikraniotis E., Polymeris G.S., Lioutas Ch.B., Stefanaki E., Paraskevopoulos K.M.,Giapintzakis I. and Kyratsi Th.
    Acta Materialia, Volume 77, pp. 43-53, September 2014.
  12. Importance of relativistic effects in electronic structure and thermopower calculations for Mg2Si, Mg2Ge, and Mg2Sn
    Kutorasinski K., Wiendlocha B., Tobola J. and Kaprzyk S.
    Physical Review B, 89, 115205 (2014).
  13. Structural features and dopant gradients in Mg2SnxSi1-x ternary compound
    Hatzikraniotis E., Polymeris G.S., Lioutas C.B., Burkov A., Stefanaki E.-C., Samunin A., Isachenko G., Fedorov M.I. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    MRS Proceedings 2013, Vol. 1642 (2014).
  14. Effect of Bi and Mg-excess on the Thermoelectric Properties of Mg2Si Materials
    Ioannou M., Polymeris G.S., Hatzikraniotis E., Paraskevopoulos K.M. and Kyratsi T.
    Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, Volume 75, Issue 8, pp. 984-991, August 2014.
  15. Novel Process for Metal Silicide Nanostructures Regarding Cheap and Large Scale Material Synthesis
    Schönecker A., Pichon P.-Y., König J., Jägle M., den Heijer M., Kraaijveld B.
    Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2013), pp 43-51, August 2014.
  16. Electronic structure and thermoelectric properties of pseudo-quaternary Mg2Si1-x-ySnxGey-based materials
    Kutorasinski K.,Tobola J., Kaprzyk S., Khan A.U. and Kyratsi T.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2014), Vol. 43, No. 10, pp 3831-3837.
  17. Improving Thermoelectric Cooling by Light Emission
    Min G.
    Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2013), pp 183-187, August 2014.
  18. Τhe Effect of Ge on Mg2Si0.6-xSn0.4Gex Materials
    Vlachos N., Hatzikraniotis E., Michaileskua C., Giapintzakis I. and Kyratsi T.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2014), Vol. 43, No. 10, pp 3844-3851.
  19. Comparing Doping Methodologies in Mg2Si/AgMg System
    Polymeris G.S.,Theodorakakos A., Mars K., Godlewska E., Lioutas C.B., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2014), Vol. 43, No. 10, pp 3876-3883.
  20. Structural Properties of Ag/Mg2Si composites
    Polymeris G.S.,Theodorakakos A., Mars K., Godlewska E., Lioutas C.B., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    11th European Conference on Thermoelectrics (ECT2013), Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 18-20 November 2013.
  21. Synchrotron study of Ag doped Mg2Si: correlation between properties and structure
    Prytuliak A., Godlewska E. and Mars K.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2014), Vol. 43, No. 10, pp 3746-3752.
  22. Scanning Hot Probe system for studying Spatial in-homogeneities in thermoelectric materials
    Theodorakakos A., Polymeris G.S., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    29th Hellenic Conference of Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Athens, Greece, 22-25 September 2013.
  23. Nanostructure features of Mg2Si0.95-xSnxGe0.05
    Chatzieleftheriadou A., Vlachos N., Lioutas C.B., Kyratsi T., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    29th Hellenic Conference of Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Athens, Greece, 22-25 September 2013.
  24. Electrical and Optical Properties of Ag/Mg2Si composites
    Polymeris G.S., Theodorakakos A., Mars K., Godlewska E., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    29th Hellenic Conference of Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Athens, Greece, 22-25 September 2013.
  25. Nanostructure characterization of Mg2Si0.6Sn0.4-based materials
    Lioutas C.B., Polymeris G.S.,Vlachos N., Pavlidou E., Kyratsi T., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    10th International Conference on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies, Thessaloniki, Greece, 9-12 July 2013.
  26. Structure, morphology and electrical properties of Mg2Si layers deposited by pack cementation
    D. Stathokostopoulos, D. Chaliampalias, E. Stefanaki, G. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, K. Chrissafis, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. Paraskevopoulos, G. Vourlias
    Applied Surface Science, Vol. 285, pp. 417-424, November 2013.
  27. Methods for enhancing Thermal durability of High- Temperature Thermoelectric Materials
    Skomedal G., Kristiansen N.R., Engvoll M and, Middleton H.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2014), Vol. 43, No. 6, pp. 1946-1951.
  28. Measuring thermoelectric properties under real operating conditions
    Yatim N. and Min G.
    32nd International Conference on Thermoelectrics (ICT2013), Kobe, Japan, 30 June - 4 July 2013.
  29. Synthesis of undoped and Ag-doped Mg2Si1-xSnx and stability with the temperatur
    Bourgeois J., Chaput L., Ihou-Mouko H., Recour Q., Prytuliak A., Berthebaud D., Gascoin F., Scherrer H.
    32nd International Conference on Thermoelectrics (ICT2013), Kobe, Japan, 30 June - 4 July 2013.
  30. The effects upon particle size and morphology of thermoelectric nanopowders prepared by high intensity ultrasonic milling
    Bomphrey J.J., Jarvis D.J. and Min G.
    IOP Materials Research Express, Vol. 1, pp. 1-7, March 2014.
  31. Direct Solution to the Linearized Phonon Boltzmann Equation
    Chaput L.
    Physical Review Letters, 110, 265506 (2013).
  32. Study of electron, phonon and crystal stability vs. thermoelectric properties in Mg2X (X=Si, Sn) compounds and their alloys
    Bourgeois J., Tobola J.,Chaput L., Zwolenski P., Berthebaud D., Gascoin F., Recour Q. and Scherrer H.
    Functional Materials Letters, Vol. 06, Issue 05, October 2013.
  33. Carrier Mapping in Thermoelectric Materials
    Polymeris G.S., Hatzikraniotis E., Stefanaki E.C., Pavlidou E., Kyratsi T., Paraskevopoulos K.M. and Kanatzidis M.G.
    MRS Proceedings 2013, Vol. 1543, pp. 171-176 (2013).
  34. Thermoelectric properties of Mg2Si coatings deposited by pack cementation assisted process on heavily doped Si substrates
    Stathokostopoulos D., Stefanaki E.C., Ioannou M., Polymeris G.S., Chaliampalias D., Pavlidou E., Kyratsi T., Paraskevopoulos K.M., Vourlias G., Hatzikraniotis E.
    Physica Status Solidi (2014) Vol. 211, Issue 6, pp. 1308-1314 (June 2014).
  35. Kinetic studies on the oxidation of Mg2Si
    Stefanaki E., Chrissafis K., Vourlias G., Pavlidou E., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    15th International Congress on Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (ICTAC), Higashi-Osaka, Japan, 20-24 August 2012.
  36. Hybrid energy storage system for wireless sensor node powered by aircraft specific thermoelectric energy harvesting
    Thangaraj K., Elefsiniots A., Aslam S., Becker Th., Schmid U., Lees J., C.A. Featherston C.A. and Pullin R.
    SPIE Conference Proceedings (May 2013) Vol. 8763(07).
  37. Metallurgy Europe: A Renaissance Programme for 2012-2022
    Jarvis, D. et al., 2012
    ESF-MatSEEC Science Position Paper.
  38. High Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of Mg2Si0.55Sn0.4Ge0.05 Materials doped with Bi and Sb
    Khan A.U., Vlachos N. and Kyratsi T.
    Scripta Materialia, Volume 69, Issue 8, October 2013.
  39. Hall Effect and Resistivity Measurements in Films Grown on Conductive Substrate
    Stefanaki E.C., Valassiadis O., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    28th Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Patras, Greece, 23-26 September 2012.
  40. Formation and evaluation of the oxidation resistance of Mg2Si coatings deposited by pack cementation on Si substrates
    Stathokostopoulos D., Chaliampalias D., Pavlidou E., Stergioudis G., Paraskevopoulos K.M. and Vourlias G.
    28th Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Patras, Greece, 23-26 September 2012.
  41. Solid State Synthesis and Thermolectric Properties of Sb-doped Mg2Si Materials
    Ioannou M., Polymeris G.S., Hatzikraniotis E., Khan A.U., Paraskevopoulos K.M. and Kyratsi T.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (published online on February 2013).
  42. Study of the thermal distribution over Mg2Si thermoelectric material with infrared imaging
    Zorbas K., Hatzikraniotis E. and Paraskevopoulos K.M.
    28th Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, Patras, Greece, 23-26 September 2012.
  43. Microwaved assisted fast synthesis of n and p-doped Mg2Si
    Berthebaud D. and Gascoin F.
    Journal of Solid State chemistry (2013) Vol. 202 pp. 61–64.
  44. Thermoelectric properties of hot pressed materials based on Mg2SinSn1-n
    Samunin A., Zaitsev V., Konstantinov P., Fedorov M., Isachenko G., Burkov A., Novikov S. and Gurieva E.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (published online on December 2012).
  45. The influence of grain boundary scattering on thermoelectric properties of Mg2Si and Mg2Si0.8Sn0.2
    Pshenai-Severin D.,Fedorov M. and Samunin A.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (published online on January 2013).
  46. Theorethical search for p-type dopants in Mg2X (X=Si, Ge) semiconductors for thermoelectricity
    Tobola J., Zwolenski P. and Kaprzyk S.
    Solid State Phenomena Journal (2013) Vol. 194 pp. 266–271.
  47. Solid-state synthesis of Mg2Si via short-duration ball-milling and low-temperature annealing
    Ioannou M., Chrissafis K., Pavlidou E., Gascoin F and Kyratsi T.
    Journal of Solid State Chemistry (2013) Vol. 197 pp. 172–180.
  48. Spark plasma sintering of fine Mg2Si particles
    Savary E., Gascoin F., Marinel S., and Heuguet R.
    Powder Technology Journal (2012) Vol. 228 pp. 295–300.
  49. Influence of Film Thickness and Annealing Temperature in Growth of Mg2Si Thin Films
    Hasapis T., Hatzikraniotis E., Stefanaki E., Vourlias G., Siozios A., Patsalas P. and Paraskevopoulos K.
    ECT 2011, AIP Conference Proceedings (2012) Vol. 1449, pp. 215 - 218.
  50. Formation of Mg2Si/MgO Nano-composites Prepared by Dual Cathode Magnetron Sputtering
    Hatzikraniotis E.
    Journal of Nano Research (2012) Vol. 17 pp. 175 - 183.
  51. KKR-CPA Study of Mg2X (X= Si, Ge, Sn) Thermoelectric Materials
    Zwolenski P., Tobola J. and Kaprzyk S.
    ECT 2011, AIP Conference Proceedings (2012) Vol. 1449, pp. 41 - 44.
  52. Formation of Mg2Si thick films on Si substrates using pack cementation process
    Stathokostopoulos D., Chaliampalias D., Pavlidou E., Hatzikraniotis E., Stergioudis G., Paraskevopoulos K. and Vourlias G.
    ECT 2011, AIP Conference Proceedings (2012) Vol. 1449, pp. 203 - 206.
  53. Fabrication of Nanocrystalline Mg2Si via Ball-Milling Process: Structural Studies
    Ioannou M., Hatzikraniotis E., Lioutas C., Hassapis T., Atlantis T., Paraskevopoulos K. and Kyratsi T.
    Powder Technology Journal (2012) Vol. 217 pp. 523 - 532.
  54. Growth and Characterization of Thermoelectric Mg2Si Thin Films
    Hasapis T., Stefanaki E., Siozios A., Hatzikraniotis E., Vourlias G., Patsalas P. and Paraskevopoulos K.
    MRS Proceedings 2011 (2011) Vol. 1325, No. 5 pp. 23 - 28.
  55. Thermoelectric properties and electronic structure of p-type Mg2Si and Mg2Si0.6Ge0.4 compounds doped with Ga
    Ihou-Mouko H., Mercier C., Tobola J., Pont G. and Scherrer H.
    Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2011) 509(23) pp. 6503 - 6508.
  56. A Theoretical Search for Efficient Dopants in Mg2X (X = Si, Ge, Sn) Thermoelectric Materials
    Zwoleński P., Tobola J. and Kaprzyk S.
    Journal of Electronic Materials (2011) Vol. 40, No. 5 pp. 889 - 897.