Synthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of PbTe-SnTe Solid Solutions

  • I.V. Horichok Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University
  • L.I. Nykyruy Vasyl Stefanyk Prekarpathian University
  • M.O. Galushchak Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas
  • S.I. Mudrij Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
  • T.O. Semko Vasyl Stefanyk Prekarpathian University
  • L.J. Megilovska Vasyl Stefanyk Prekarpathian University
  • I.S. Gatala Vasyl Stefanyk Prekarpathian University
  • L.D. Yurchyshyn Vasyl Stefanyk Prekarpathian University
Keywords: the plumbum will become telluride, solid solutions, thermoelectric properties


There are presents X-ray results and measurements of thermoelectric parameters (thermoelectric electromotive force α, specific electrical conductivity σ, and coefficient of thermal conductivity k) for materials on the base of PbTe-SnTe system. The dimensionless thermoelectric figure of merit ZT ≈ 0,3 received for thermoelectric samples p-Pb0.4Sn0.6Te obtained by cold pressing method in complex with annealing.


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How to Cite
HorichokI., NykyruyL., GalushchakM., MudrijS., SemkoT., MegilovskaL., GatalaI., & YurchyshynL. (2016). Synthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of PbTe-SnTe Solid Solutions. Physics and Chemistry of Solid State, 17(4), 570-574.
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