Dr. Kaike Yang

Other University of the Basque Country

g [dot] kkyang [at] gmail [dot] com
+34 943 01 8841
+34 943 01 8390
Current position
Phd at Physics of Nanostructures and Advanced Materials, University of the Basque Country
Centro Joxe Mari Korta - Avenida de Tolosa, 72, 20018 Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

Research Information

Research Overview

We employ the density functional theory and nonequilibrium Green's function to study the electronic and thermal transport properties. The purpose is to raise the thermoelectric energy conversion efficiency.

Related Research Areas

Latest publications

Density Functional Theory of the Seebeck coefficient in the Coulomb blockade regime
Kaike Yang, Enrico Perfetto, Stefan Kurth, Gianluca Stefanucci, Roberto D'Agosta
Physical Review B 94, 081410(R) (2016)
Optimal thermoelectric figure of merit of SiGe core-shell nanowires
Kaike Yang, Andres Cantarero, Angel Rubio, Roberto D'Agosta
Nano Research 8, 2611 - 2619 (2015)