Thermoelectrics: from materials to applications

Content of the lecture:
  • Thermoelectrics : some definitions and effects
  • Thermoelectric materials
  • Nanostructuration: why and how?
  • Thermoelectric devices
  • Applications
  • Conclusions


Teacher: Dr. Jean-Yves Escabasse

Jean-Yves Escabasse studied chemistry in Bordeaux, France, where he made his engineering diploma and thesis in organic chemistry. He has more than 30 years of experience in R&D and Innovation within several materials industry sectors, with positions held in companies and research institutes, and responsibilities in product and process development, team management, regulatory affairs, IPR issues, sales and marketing, large project management. He has set up and coordinated many multinational projects in FP7 and ERA-NET programmes. He is currently Project Manager for Thermoelectricity and Additive Manufacturing at CEA Grenoble and the coordinator of the H2020 NMPN-PILOTS INTEGRAL project (GA 720878) –