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Monte Carlo Method for Electronic and Phononic Transport in Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials

  • Neophytos NeophytouEmail author
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Abstract

Given a certain material, in order to understand electronic transport in its nanostructured or highly disordered forms, one needs to move beyond the simplified analytical models for the scattering rates on structure irregularities that were described in Chap.  2. This Chapter describes the Monte Carlo method for electronic and phononic transport applied to nanostructured materials.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EngineeringUniversity of WarwickCoventryUK

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