Heikkila, T. T. and Stenburg, M. P. and Salomaa, M. M. and Lambert, C. J. (2000) Thermopower in mesoscopic normal-superconducting structures. Physica B: Condensed Matter, 284-28 (Part 2). pp. 1862-1863.Full text not available from this repository.
We examine the influence of the superconducting proximity effect on the thermoelectric response of hybrid mesoscopic normal metal – superconductor nanostructures. We demonstrate that Andreev scattering can break the well-known Mott relation between the thermopower and the logarithmic energy derivative of the conductance. We also consider the effect of superconductivity on the temperature dependence of the thermopower.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Physica B: Condensed Matter|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Mott relation ; Proximity effect ; Superconducting nanostructures ; Thermopower|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Prof Colin J. Lambert|
|Deposited On:||26 Jul 2007|
|Last Modified:||09 Mar 2016 01:14|
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