### NanoEngineering group is now posting all of our journal/conference papers to MIT Dspace, an online repository open to the general public. You can check them out on the faculty page of Prof. Chen.

## TOP 2016: Journal Papers

- Y. Yang, X. Huang, Z. Cao and G. Chen, Thermally conductive separator with hierarchical nano/microstructures for improving thermal management of batteries, Nano Energy, 22, 301, 2016.
- V. Chiloyan, L.P. Zeng, S. Huberman, A.A. Maznev, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Variational approach to extracting the phonon mean free path distribution from the spectral Boltzmann transport equation, Physical Review B, 93, 155201, 2016.
- J.W. Zhou, B.L. Liao and G. Chen, First-Principles Calculations of Thermal, Electrical, and Thermoelectric Transport Properties of Semiconductors, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 31, 043001, 2016.
- M.S. Branham, W.-C. Hsu, S. Yerci, J. Loomis, S.V. Boriskina, B.R. Hoard, S.E. Han, A. Ebong and G. Chen, Empirical Comparison of Random and Periodic Surface Light-Trapping Structures for Ultrathin Silicon Photovoltaics, Advanced Optical Materials, available online, 2016.
- L.P. Zeng, V. Chiloyan, S. Huberman, A.A. Maznev, J.-P. Peraud, N.G. Hadjiconstantinou, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Monte Carlo Study of Non-diffusive Relaxation of a Transient Thermal Grating in Thin Membranes, Applied Physics Letters, 108, 063107, 2016.
- O. Ilic, P. Bermel, G. Chen, J.D. Joannopoulos, I. Celanovic and M. Soljacic, Tailoring High-Temperature Radiation and the Resurrection of the Incandescent Source, Nature Nanotechnology, 11, 320, 2016.
- W.S. Liu, J.W. Zhou, Q. Jie, Y. Li, H.S. Kim, J.M. Bao, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, New Insight into the Material Parameter B to Understand the Enhanced Thermoelectric Performance of Mg
_{2}Sn_{1-x-y}Ge_{x}Sb_{y}, Energy and Environmental Science, 9, 530, 2016.

## TOP2016: Conference Papers

- L. Weinstein, D. Bierman, E. Wang, and G. Chen, "Directional Selectivity as an Alternative to Concentration for High Efficiency Solar Thermal Systems" Thermal and Fluids Engineering Summer Conference, August 9-12, 2015, New York, NY, USA

## TOP 2015: Journal Papers

- L.P. Zeng, K.C. Collins, Y.J. Hu, M.N. Luckyanova, A.A. Maznev, S. Huberman, V. Chiloyan, J.W. Zhou, X.P. Huang, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Measuring Phonon Mean Free Path Distributions by Probing Quasiballistic Phonon Transport in Grating Nanostructures, Scientific Reports, 5, 17131, 2015.
- J.W. Zhou, B.L. Liao, B. Qiu, S. Huberman, K. Esfarjani, M.S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen, Ab Initio Optimization of Phonon Drag Effect for Lower-Temperature Thermoelectric Energy Conversion, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences USA, 112, 14777, 2015.
- L.A. Weinstein, J. Loomis, B. Bhatia, D.M. Bierman, E.N. Wang and G. Chen, Concentrating Solar Power, Chemical Reviews, 115, 12797, 2015.
- B. Qiu, Z.T. Tian and G. Chen, Effects of Aperiodicity and Roughness on Coherent Heat Conduction in Superlattices, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, available online, 2015.
- B.L. Liao and G. Chen, Nanocomposites for Thermoelectrics and Thermal Engineering, MRS Bulletin (Invited Review), 40, 746, 2015.
- F. Cao, D. Kraemer, L. Tang, Y. Li, A.P. Litvinchuk, J.M. Bao, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, High-Performance Spectrally-Selective Solar Absorber Based on Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Cermet with High-Temperature Stability, Energy and Environmental Science, 8, 3040, 2015.
- J. Loomis, L. Weinstein, S.V. Boriskina, X.P. Huang, V. Chiloyan and G. Chen, Divergine Polygon-based Modeling (DPBM) of Concentrated Solar Flux Distributions, Solar Energy, 122, 24, 2015.
- G. Ni, N. Miljkovic, H. Ghasemi, X.P. Huang, S.V. Boriskina, C.-T. Lin, J.J. Wang, Y.F. Xu, Md.M. Rahman, T.J. Zhang and G. Chen, Volumetric Solar Heating of Nanofluids for Direct Vapor Generation, Nano Energy, 17, 290, 2015.
- J.J. Wang, S.-P. Feng, Y. Yang, N.Y. Hau, M. Munro, E. Ferreira-Yang and G. Chen, "Thermal Charging" Phenomenon in Electrical Double Layer Capacitors, Nano Letters, 15, 5784, 2015.
- H.S. Kim, W.S. Liu, G. Chen, C.-W. Chu and Z.F. Ren, Relationship between Thermoelectric Figure of Merit and Energy Conversion Efficiency, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, 112, 8205, 2015.
- S.V. Boriskina, J.K. Tong, Y. Huang, J.W. Zhou, V. Chiloyan and G. Chen, Enhancement and Tunability of Near-Field Radiative Heat Transfer Mediated by Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Thin Plasmonic Films, Photonics, 2, 659, 2015.
- J. Cuffe, J.K. Eliason, A.A. Maznev, K.C. Collins, J.A. Johnson, A. Shchepetov, M. Prunnila, J. Ahopelto, C.M. Sotomayor Torres, G. Chen and K.A. Nelson, Reconstructing Phonon Mean-Free-Path Contributions to Thermal Conductivity using Nanoscale Membranes, Physical Review B, 91, 245423, 2015.
- B.L. Liao, J.W. Zhou, B. Qiu, M.S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen, Ab Initio Study of Electron-Phonon Interaction in Phosphorene, Physical Review B, 91, 235419, 2015.
- Z.Y. Wang, H. Wang, X.B. Li, D.Z. Wang, Q.Y. Zhang, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Aluminum and Silicon Based Phase Change Materials for High Capacity Thermal Energy Storage, Applied Thermal Engineering, 89, 204, 2015.
- J.K. Tong, W.-C. Hsu, Y. Huang, S.V. Boriskina and G. Chen, Thin-film "Thermal Well" Emitters and Absorbers for High-Efficiency Thermophotovoltaics, Scientific Reports, 5, 10661, 2015.
- Y.J. Hu, L.P. Zeng, A.J. Minnich, M.S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen, Spectral Mapping of Thermal Conductivity through Nanoscale Ballistic Transport, Nature Nanotechnology, 10, 701, 2015.
- J.K. Tong, X.P. Huang, S.V. Boriskina, J. Loomis, Y.F. Xu and G. Chen, Infrared-Transparent Visible-Opaque Fabrics for Wearable Personal Thermal Management, ACS Photonics, 2, 769, 2015.
- Z.T. Tian, A. Marconnet and G. Chen, Enhancing Solid-Liquid Interface Thermal Transport using Self-Assembled Monolayers, Applied Physics Letters, 106, 211602, 2015.
- J. Mendoza, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, An ab initio Study of Multiple Phonon Scattering Resonances in Silicon Germanium Alloys, Journal of Applied Physics, 117, 174301, 2015.
- Q. Zhang, E.K. Chere, J.Y. Sun, F. Cao, K. Dahal, S. Chen, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Studies on Thermoelectric Properties of n-type Polycrystalline SnSe
_{1-x}S_{x}by Iodine Doping, Advanced Energy Materials, 5, 1500360, 2015. - L.A. Weinstein, W.-C. Hsu, S. Yerci, S.V. Boriskina and G. Chen, Enhanced Absorption of Thin-Film Photovoltaic Cells Using an Optical Cavity, Journal of Optics, 17, 055901, 2015.
- C.X. Quintela, J.P. Podkaminer, M.N. Luckyanova, T.R. Paudel, E.L. Thies, D.A. Hillsberry, D.A. Tenne, E.Y. Tsymbal, G. Chen, C.-B. Eom and F. Rivadulla, Epitaxial CrN Thin Films with High Thermoelectric Figure of Merit, Advanced Materials, 27, 3032, 2015.
- V. Chiloyan, J. Garg, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Transition from Near-Field Thermal Radiation to Phonon Heat Conduction at Sub-Nanometre Gaps, Nature Communications, 6, 6755, 2015.
- B.L. Liao, B.Qiu, J.W. Zhou, S. Huberman, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Significant Reduction of Lattice Thermal Conductivity by the Electron-Phonon Interaction in Silicon with High Carrier Concentrations: A First-Principles Study, Physical Review Letters, 114, 115901, 2015.
- B. Qiu, Z.T. Tian, A. Vallabhaneni, B.L. Liao, J.M. Mendoza, O.D. Restrepo, X.L. Ruan and G. Chen, First-principles simulation of electron mean-free-path spectra and thermoelectric properties in silicon, Europhysics Letters, 109, 57006, 2015.
- E.K. Chere, Q. Zhang, K. McEnaney, M.L. Yao, F. Cao, J.Y. Sun, S. Chen, C. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of Thermoelectric Performance in n-type PbTe
_{1-y}Se_{y}by Doping Cr and Tuning Te:Se Ratio, Nano Energy, 13, 355, 2015. - B. Lv, Y.C. Lan, X.Q. Wang, Q. Zhang, Y.J. Hu, A.J. Jacobson, D. Broido, G. Chen, Z.F. Ren and C.-W. Chu, Experimental Study of the Proposed Super-Thermal-Conductor: BAs, Applied Physics Letters, 106, 074105, 2015.
- S. Lee, D. Broido, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Hydrodynamic Phonon Transport in Suspended Graphene, Nature Communications, 6, 6290, 2015.
- M.S. Branham, W.-C. Hsu, S. Yerci, J. Loomis, S.V. Boriskina, B.R. Hoard, S.E. Han and G. Chen, 15.7% Efficient 10-um-thick Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells Using Periodic Nanostructures, Advanced Materials, 27, 2182, 2015.
- N. Yang, T.F. Luo, K. Esfarjani, A. Henry, Z.T. Tian, J. Shiomi, Y. Chalopin, B.W. Li and G. Chen, Thermal Interface Conductance between Aluminum and Silicon by Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 12, 168, 2015.
- D. Kraemer, J.H. Sui, K. McEnaney, H.Z. Zhao, Q. Jie, Z.F. Ren and G. Chen, High Thermoelectric Conversion Efficiency of MgAgSb-based Material with Hot-pressed Contacts, Energy and Environmental Science, 8, 1299, 2015.
- Q. Zhang, E.K. Chere, K. McEnaney, M.L. Yao, F. Cao, Y.Z. Ni, S. Chen, C. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of Thermoelectric Performance of n-Type PbSe by Cr Doping with Optimized Carrier Concentration, Advanced Energy Materials, 5, 1401977, 2015.
- L. Ma, J.J. Wang, A.M. Marconnet, A.C. Barbati, G.H. McKinley, W. Liu and G. Chen, Viscosity and Thermal Conductivity of Stable Graphite Suspensions Near Percolation, Nano Letters, 15, 127, 2015.
- F. Cao, D. Kraemer, T.Y. Sun, Y.C. Lan, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhanced Thermal Stability of W-Ni-Al
_{2}O_{3}Cermet-Based Spectrally Selective Solar Absorbers with Tungsten Infrared Reflectors, Advanced Energy Materials, 5, 1401042, 2015. - Y.C. Lan, H. Wang, N. Shukla, X.Y. Chen, Y.L. Lu, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Determination of Thermal History by Photoluminescence of Core-Shelled Quantum Dots Going Through Heating Events, Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, 32, 65, 2015.

## TOP 2014: Journal Papers

- Y. Huang, S.V. Boriskina and G. Chen, Electrically Tunable Near-Field Heat Transfer via Ferroelectric Materials, Applied Physics Letters, 105, 244102, 2014.
- K.C. Collins, A.A. Maznev, J. Cuffe, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Examining Thermal Transport Through a Frequency-domain Representation of Time-domain Thermoreflectance Data, Review of Scientific Instruments, 85, 124903, 2014.
- D. Kraemer, K. McEnaney, F. Cao, Z.F. Ren and G. Chen, Accurate Determination of the Total Hemispherical Emittance and Solar Absorptance of Opaque Surfaces at Elevated Temperatures, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 132, 640, 2014.
- Y. Yang, S.W. Lee, H. Ghasemi, J. Loomis, X.B. Li, D. Kraemer, G.Y. Zheng, Y. Cui and G. Chen, Charging-free Electrochemical System for Harvesting Low-grade Thermal Energy, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 111, 17011, 2014.
- Y. Yang, J. Loomis, H. Ghasemi, S.W. Lee, Y.J. Wang, Y. Cui and G. Chen, A Membrane-free Battery for Harvesting Low-grate Thermal Energy, Nano Letters, 14, 6578, 2014.
- G. Chen, Heat Transfer at Intersects, Thermal Science and Engineering, 22, 59, 2014. (Nukiyama Memorial Award Paper)
- J. Loomis, H. Ghasemi, X.P. Huang, N. Thoppey, J.J. Wang, J.K. Tong, Y.F. Xu, X.B. Li, C.-T. Lin and G. Chen, Continuous Fabrication Platfrom for Highly Aligned Polymer Films, Tecnhology, 2, 189, 2014.[PDF]
- L.P. Zeng and G. Chen, Disparate Quasiballistic Heat Conduction Regimes from Periodic Heat Sources on a Substrate, Journal of Applied Physics, 116, 064307, 2014.
- H. Ghasemi, G. Ni, A.M. Marconnet, J. Loomis, S. Yerci, N. Miljkovic and G. Chen, Solar Steam Generation by Heat Localization, Nature Communications, 5, 4449, 2014.
- L.A. Weinstein, D. Kraemer, K. McEnaney and G. Chen, Optical Cavity for Improved Performance of Solar Receivers in Solar-Thermal Systems, Solar Energy, 108, 69, 2014.
- B.L. Liao, J.W. Zhou and G. Chen, Generalized Two-Temperature Model for Coupled Phonon-Magnon Diffusion, Physical Review Letters, 113, 025903, 2014.
- Z.T. Tian, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Green's Function Studies of Phonon Transport Across Si/Ge Superlattices, Physical Review B, 89, 235307, 2014.
- Y.K. Bai, R.T. Zheng, Q. Gu, J.J. Wang, B.S. Wang, G.A. Cheng and G. Chen, One-step Synthesis of Hollow Cr(OH)
_{3}Micro/Nano-hexagonal Pellets and the Catalytic Properties of Hollow Cr_{2}O_{3}Structures, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2, 12770, 2014. - S.W. Lee, Y. Yang, H-W. Lee, H. Ghasemi, D. Kraemer, G. Chen and Y. Cui, An Electrochemical System for Efficiently Harvesting Low-grade Heat Energy, Nature Communications, 5, 3942, 2014.
- S. Lee, K. Esfarjani,T.F. Luo, J.W. Zhou, Z.T. Tian and G. Chen, Resonant Bonding Leads To Low Lattice Thermal Conductivity, Nature Communications, 5, 3525, 2014.
- H.Z. Zhao, J.H. Sui, Z.J. Tang, Y.C. Lan, Q. Jie, D. Kraemer, K. McEnaney, A. Guloy, C. Chen and Z.F. Ren, High Thermoelectric Performance of MgAgSb-based Materials, Nano Energy, 7, 97, 2014.
- D. Kraemer and G. Chen, High-accuracy Direct ZT and Intrinsic Properties Measurement of Thermoelectric Couple Devices, Review of Scientific Instruments, 85, 045107, 2014.
- F. Cao, K. McEnaney, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, A Review of Cermet-based Spectrally Selective Solar Absorbers, Energy and Environmental Sciences, 7, 1615, 2014.[PDF]
- S. Lee, K. Esfarjani, J. Mendoza, M.S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen, Lattice Thermal Conductivity of Bi, Sb, and Bi-Sb Alloy from First Principles, Physical Review B, 89, 085206, 2014. [PDF]
- D. Kraemer and G. Chen, A Simple Differential Steaty-state Method to Measure the Thermal Conductivity of Solid Bulk Materials with High Accuracy, Review of Scientific Instruments, 85, 025108, 2014.
- M.N. Luckyanova, D. Chen, W. Ma, H.L. Tuller, G. Chen and B. Yildiz, Thermal Conductivity Control by Oxygen Defect Concentration Modification in Reducible Oxides: the Case of Pr
_{0.1}Ce_{0.9}O_{2-δ}Thin Films, Applied Physics Letters, 104, 061911, 2014. [PDF] - T. Hori, G. Chen and J. Shiomi, Thermal Conductivity of Bulk Nanostructured Lead Telluride, Applied Physics Letters, 104, 021915, 2014. [PDF]
- D.G Cahill, P.V. Braun, G. Chen, D.R. Clarke, S.H. Fan, K.E. Goodson, P. Kablinski, W.P. King, G.D. Mahan, A. Majumdar, H.J. Maris, S.R. Phillpot, E. Pop and L. Shi, Nanoscale Thermal Transport. II. 2003-2012, Applied Physics Reviews, 1, 011305, 2014. [PDF]
- B.L. Liao, S. Lee, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, First-principles Study of Thermal Transport in FeSb
_{2}, Physical Review B, 89, 035108, 2014. [PDF] - S.V. Boriskina, G. Chen, Exceeding the Solar Cell Shockley-Queisser Limit via Thermal Up-conversion of Low-energy Photons, Optics Communications, 314, 71, 2014. [PDF]

## TOP 2013: Journal Papers

- J.K. Tong, W.-C. Hsu, S.E. Han, B.R. Burg, R.T. Zheng, S. Shen and G. Chen, Direct and Quantitative Photothermal Absorption Spectroscopy of Individual Particulates, Applied Physics Letters, 103, 261104, 2013. [PDF]
- S.V. Boriskina, H. Ghasemi and G. Chen, Plasmonic Materials for Energy: From Physics to Applications, Materials Today, 16, 375, 2013. [PDF]
- B.L. Liao, M. Zebarjadi, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Isotropic and Energy-selective Electron Cloaks on Graphene, Physical Review B, 88, 155432, 2013. [PDF]
- Q. Zhang, Y.C. Lan, S.L. Yang, F. Cao, M.L Yao, C. Opeil, D. Broido, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Increased Thermoelectric Performance by Cl Doping in Nanostructured AgPb
_{18}SbSe_{20-x}Cl_{x}, Nano Energy, 2, 1121, 2013. [PDF] - K.C. Collins, A.A. Maznev, Z.T. Tian, K. Esfarjani, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Non-diffusive Relaxation of a Transient Thermal Grating Analyzed with the Boltzmann Transport Equation, Journal of Applied Physics, 114, 104302, 2013. [PDF]
- W.S. Liu, H.Z. Wang, L.J. Wang, X.W. Wang, G. Joshi, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Understanding of the Contact of Nanostructured Thermoelectric n-type Bi
_{2}Te_{2.7}Se_{0.3}Legs for Power Generation Applications, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1, 13093, 2013.[PDF] - M.N. Luckyanova, J.A. Johnson, A.A. Maznev, J. Garg, A. Jandl, M.T. Bulsara, E.A. Fitzgerald, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Anisotropy of the Thermal Conductivity in GaAs/AlAs Superlattices, Nano Letters, 13, 3973, 2013. [PDF]
- Q.Y. Zhang, S.Q. Yang, Q. Zhang, S. Chen, W.S. Liu, H. Wang, Z.T. Tian, D. Broido, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Effect of Aluminum on the Thermoelectric Properties of Nanostructured PbTe, Nanotechnology, 24, 345705, 2013. [PDF]
- Q. Zhang, B.L. Liao, Y.C. Lan, K. Lukas, W.S. Liu, K. Esfarjani, C. Opeil, D. Broido, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, High Thermoelectric Performance by Resonant Dopant Indium in Nanostructured SnTe, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences USA, 110, 13261, 2013. [PDF]
- P.C. Sun, Y.L. Wu, J.W. Gao, G.A. Cheng, G. Chen and R.T. Zheng, Room Temperature Electrical and Thermal Switching CNT/Hexadecane Composites, Advanced Materials, 25, 4938, 2013. [PDF]
- F. Hoffmann, J. Garg, A.A. Maznev, A. Jandl, M. Bulsara, E.A. Fitzgerald, G. Chen and K.A. Nelson, Intrinsic to Extrinsic Phonon Lifetime Transition in a GaAs-AlAs Superlattice, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 25, 295401, 2013. [PDF]
- M. Koirala, H.Z. Zhao, M. Pokharel, S. Chen, T. Dahal, C. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Thermoelectric Property Enhancement by Cu Nanoparticles in Nanostructured FeSb
_{2}, Applied Physics Letters, 102, 213111, 2013. [PDF] - S. Chen, K.C. Lukas, W.S. Liu, C.P. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Effect of Hf Concentration on Thermoelectric Properties of Nanostructured N-Type Half-Heusler Materials Hf
_{x}Zr_{1-x}NiSn_{0.99}Sb_{0.01}, Advanced Energy Materials, 3, 1210, 2013. [PDF] - G.H. Zhu, W.S. Liu, Y.C. Lan, G. Joshi, H. Wang, G. Chen, Z.F. Ren, The Effect of Secondary Phase on Thermoelectric Properties of Zn
_{4}Sb_{3}compound, Nano Energy, 2, 1172, 2013. [PDF] - Z.T. Tian, S. Lee and G. Chen, Heat Transfer in Thermoelectric Materials and Devices, Journal of Heat Transfer, 135(6), 061605, 2013. [PDF]
- X. Yan, W.S. Liu, S. Chen, H. Wang, Q. Zhang, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Thermoelectric Property Study of Nanostructured p-Type Half-Heuslers (Hf,Zr,Ti)CoSb
_{0.8}Sn_{0.2}, Advanced Energy Materials, 3, 1195, 2013. [PDF] - L.A. Weinstein, K. McEnaney and G. Chen, Modeling of Thin-film Solar Thermoelectric Generators, Journal of Applied Physics, 113, 164504, 2013. [PDF]
- J. Garg and G. Chen, Minimum Thermal Conductivity in Superlattices: A First-principles Formalism, Physical Review B Rapid Communications, 87, 140302, 2013. [PDF]
- S.-P. Feng, Y.-H. Chang, J. Yang, B. Poudel, B. Yu, Z.F. Ren and G. Chen, Reliable Contact Fabrication on Nanostructured Bi
_{2}Te_{3}-based Thermoelectric Materials, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15, 6757, 2013. [PDF] - Q. Jie, H.Z. Wang, W.S. Liu, H. Wang, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Fast Phase Formation of Double-filled p-type Skutterudites by Ball-milling and Hop-pressing, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15, 6809, 2013. [PDF]
- W.-C. Hsu, J.K. Tong, B.L. Liao, B.R. Burg and G. Chen, Direct and Quantitative Broadband Absorptance Spectroscopy on Small Objects Using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer and Bilayer Cantilever Probes, Applied Physics Letters, 102, 051901, 2013. [PDF]
- T.F. Luo and G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer - From Computation to Experiment, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15, 3389, 2013. [PDF]
- A.A. Maznev, F. Hofmann, A. Jandl, K. Esfarjani, M.T. Bulsara, E.A. Fitzgerald, G. Chen and K.A. Nelson, Lifetime of Sub-THz Coherent Acoustic Phonons in a GaAs-AlAs Superlattice, Applied Physics Letters, 102, 041901, 2013. [PDF]
- S. Acharya, J. Alvarado, D. Banerjee, W.E. Billups, G. Chen, B.A. Cola, W. Cross, E. Duke, S. Graham Jr., H. He, H. Hong, S. Jin, S. Karna, C. Li, C.H. Li, J. Li, G.P. Peterson, J.A. Puszynski, J. Routbort, J. Shan, D. Shin, A. Smirnova, P. Smith, X. Wang, A. Waynick, R. White, X. Yan and W. Yu, Report on Carbon Nano Material Workshop: Challenges and Opportunities, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 17, 10, 2013. [PDF]
- M. Zebarjadi, B. L. Liao, K. Esfarjani, M. S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen, Enhancing the Thermoelectric Power Factors by Using Invisible Dopants, Advanced Materials, 25, 1577, 2013.[PDF]
- T.F. Luo, J. Garg, J. Shiomi, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Gallium Arsenide Thermal Conductivity and Optical Phonon Relaxation Times from First-Principles Calculations, Europhysics Letters, 101, 16001, 2013. [PDF]
- J.A. Johnson, A.A. Maznev, J. Cuffe, J.K. Eliason, A.J. Minnich, T. Kehoe, C.M. Sotomayor Torres, G. Chen and K.A. Nelson, Direct Measurement of Room-Temperature Nondiffusive Thermal Transport Over Micron Distances in a Silicon Membrane, Physical Review Letters, 110, 025901, 2013. [PDF]

## TOP 2012: Journal Papers

- Z. T. Tian, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Enhancing phonon transmission across a Si/Ge interface by atomic roughness: First-principles study with the Green's function method, Physical Review B, 86, 235304, 2012. [PDF]
- H. Z. Zhao, M. Pokharel, S. Chen, B. L. Liao, K. Lukas, C. Opeil, G. Chen and Z. F. Ren, Figure-of-merit enhancement in nanostructured FeSb
_{2-x}Ag_{x}with Ag_{1-y}Sb_{y}nanoinclusions, Nanotechnology, 23, 505402, 2012. [PDF] - W.S. Liu, K.C. Lukas, K. McEnaney, S. Lee, Q. Zhang, C.P. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Studies on the Bi
_{2}Te_{3}-Bi_{2}Se_{3}-Bi_{2}S_{3}System for Mid-temperature Thermoelectric Energy Conversion, Energy and Environmental Science, 6, 552, 2013. [PDF] - M. N. Luckyanova, J. Garg, K. Esfarjani, A. Jandl, M. T. Bulsara, A. J. Schmidt, A. J. Minnich, S. Chen, M. S. Dresselhaus, Z. F. Ren, E. A. Fitzgerald and G. Chen, Coherent Phonon Heat Conduction in Superlattices, Science, 338, 936, 2012. [PDF]
- Q. Zhang, F. Cao, K. Lukas, W. S. Liu, K. Esfarjani, C. Opeil, D. Broido, D. Parker, D. J. Singh, G. Chen and Z. F. Ren,Study on thermoelectric properties of lead selenide doped with boron or gallium, indium, thallium, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, 17731, 2012. [PDF]
- B. Burg, J. Tong, W.C. Hsu and G. Chen, Decoupled cantilever arms for highly versatile and sensitive temperature and heat flux measurements, Review of Scientific Instruments, 83, 104902, 2012. [PDF]
- A. Muto, J. Yang, B. Poudel, Z.F. Ren and G. Chen, Skutterudite unicouple characterization for energy harvesting applications, Advanced Energy Materials, 3, 245, 2012. [PDF]
- B. L. Liao, M. Zebarjadi, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Cloaking core-shell nanoparticles from conducting electrons in solids, Physical Review Letters, 109, 126806, 2012. [PDF]
- M. Zebarjadi, J. Yang, K. K. Lukas, B. Kozinsky, B. Yu, M. S. Dresselhaus, C. Opeil, Z. F. Ren, G. Chen, Role of phonon dispersion in studying phonon mean free paths in skutterudites, Journal of Applied Physics, 112, 044305, 2012. [PDF]
- G. Joshi, T. Dahal, S. Chen, H.Z. Wang, J. Shiomi, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of thermoelectric figure-of-merit at low temperatures by titanium substition for hafnium in n-type half-Heuslers Hf
_{0.75-x}Ti_{x}Zr_{0.25}NiSn_{0.99}Sb_{0.01}, Nano Energy, 2, 82, 2012. [PDF] - W. Dai, D. Yap and G. Chen, Wideband enhancement of infrared absorption in a direct band-gap semiconductor by using nonabsorptive pyramids, Optics Express, 20, A519-A529, 2012. [PDF]
- S. Shen, A. Mavrokefalos, P Sambegoro and G. Chen, Nanoscale thermal radiation between two gold surfaces, Applied Physics Letters, 100, 233114, 2012.[PDF]
- Q. Zhang, F. Cao, W.S. Liu, K. Lukas, B. Yu, S. Chen, C. Opeil, D. Broido, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Heavy doping and band engineering by potassium to improve the thermoelectric figure of merit in p-type PbTe, PbSe and PbTe
_{1-y}Se_{y}, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, 10031-10038, 2012. [PDF] - A. Mavrokefalos, S.E. Han, S. Yerci, M.S. Branham and G. Chen, Efficient light trapping in interved nanopyramid thin crystalline silicon membranes for solar cell applications, Nano Letters, 12, 2792-2796, 2012. [PDF]
- K.C. Lukas, W.S. Liu, G. Joshi, M. Zebarjadi, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, G. Chen and C.P. Opeil, Experimental determination of the Lorenz number in Cu
_{0.01}Bi_{2}Te_{2.7}Se_{0.3}and Bi_{0.88}Sb_{0.12}, Physical Review B, 85, 205410, 2012. [PDF] - Z.T. Tian, J. Garg, K. Esfarjani, T. Shiga, J. Shiomi and G. Chen, Phonon conduction in PbSe, PbTe and PbTe
_{1-x}Se_{x}from first-principles calculations, Physical Review B, 85, 184303, 2012. [PDF] - Y. Chalopin, K. Esfarjani, A. Henry, S. Volz and G. Chen, Thermal interface conductance in Si/Ge superlattices by equilibrium molecular dynamics, Physical Review B, 85, 195302, 2012. [PDF]
- H. Wang, Y.C. Lan, M.A. Crimp, C.L. Lin, N. Shukla, T.F. Zeng, D.Z. Wang, K.C. Li, Z.F. Ren and G. Chen, Paramagnetic microspheres with core-shell-ed structures, Journal of Materials Science, 47, 5946-5954, 2012. [PDF]
- X. Yan, W.S. Liu, H. Wang, S. Chen, J. Shiomi, K. Esfarjani, H.Z. Wang, D.Z. Wang, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Stronger phonon scattering by larger differences in atomic mass and size in p-type half-Heuslers Hf
_{1-x}Ti_{x}CoSb_{0.8}Sn_{0.2}, Energy and Environmental Science, 5, 7543-7548, 2012. [PDF] - Q.Y. Zhang, H.Z. Wang, Q. Zhang, W.S. Liu, B. Yu, H. Wang, D.Z. Wang, G. Ni, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Effect of silicon and sodium on thermoelectric properties of thallium-doped lead telluride-based materials, Nano Letters, 12, 2324-2330, 2012. [PDF]
- T. Shiga, J. Shiomi, J. Ma, O. Delaire, T. Radzynski, A. Lusakowski, K. Esfarjani and G. Chen, Microscopic mechanism of low thermal conductivity in lead telluride, Physical Review B, 85, 155203, 2012. [PDF]
- B. Yu, M. Zebarjadi, H. Wang, K. Lukas, H.Z. Wang, D.Z. Wang, C. Opeil, M. Dresselhaus, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of thermoelectric properties by modulation-doping in silicon germanium alloy nanocomposites, Nano Letters, 12, 2077-2082, 2012. [PDF]
- B. Yu, W.S. Liu, S. Chen, H. Wang, H.Z. Wang, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren Thermoelectric properties of copper selenide with ordered selenium layer and disordered copper layer, Nano Energy, 1, 472-478, 2012. [PDF]
- D. Kraemer, K. McEnaney, M. Chiesa, and G. Chen, Modeling and optimization of solar thermoelectric generators for terrestrial applications, Solar Energy, 86, 1338-1350, 2012. [PDF]
- J.J. Wang, R.T. Zheng, J.W. Gao and G. Chen Heat conduction mechanisms in nanofluids and suspensions, Nano Today, 7, 124-136, 2012. [PDF]
- G. Li, K.R. Gadelrab, T. Souier, P.L. Potapov, G. Chen and M. Chiesa, Mechanical properties of Bi
_{x}Sb_{2-x}Te_{3}nanostructured thermoelectric material, Nanotechnology, 23, 065703, 2012. [PDF] - R.T. Zheng, J.W. Gao, J.J. Wang, S.P Feng, H. Ohtani, J.B. Wang and G. Chen, Thermal percolation in stable graphite suspensions, Nano Letters, 12, 188-192, 2012. [PDF]
- C. Junior, G. Chen and J. Koehler, Modeling of a new recuperative thermoelectric cycle for a tumble dryer, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55, 1536-1543, 2012. [PDF]
- W.S. Liu, X. Yan, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Recent advances in thermoelectric nanocomposites, Nano Energy, 1, 42-56, 2012. [PDF]
- M. Zebarjadi, K. Esfarjani, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Perspectives on thermoelectrics: from fundamentals to device applications, Energy and Environmental Science, Vol. 5, 5147-5162, 2012.[PDF]
- Q. Zhang, Q.Y. Zhang, S. Chen, W.S. Liu, K. Lukas, X. Yan, H.Z. Wang, D.Z. Wang, C. Opeil, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren Suppression of grain growth by additive in nanostructured p-type bismuth antimony tellurides, Nano Energy, 1, 183-189, 2012.[PDF]
- Q.Y. Zhang, H. Wang, W.S. Liu, H.Z. Wang, B. Yu, Q. Zhang, Z.T. Tian, G. Ni, S. Lee, K. Esfarjani, G. Chen and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of thermoelectric figure-of-merit by resonant states of aluminum doping in lead selenide, Energy and Environmental Science, 5, 5246-5251, 2012.[PDF]

## TOP 2011: Journal Papers

- A.J. Minnich, G. Chen, S. Mansoor, and B.S. Yilbas, Quasiballistic heat transfer studied using the frequency-dependent Boltzmann transport equation, Physical Review B, 84, 235207, 2011. [PDF]
- J. Zhou, R. Yang, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Optimal bandwidth for high efficiency thermoelectrics, Physical Review Letters, 107, 226601, 2011. [PDF]
- H.Z. Zhao, M. Pokharel, G.H. Zhu, S. Chen, K. Lukas, Q. Jie, C. Opeil, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Dramatic thermal conductivity reduction by nanostructures for large increase in thermoelectric figure-of-merit of FeSb
_{2}, Applied Physics Letters, 99, 163101, 2011. [PDF] - K. McEnaney, D. Kraemer, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Modeling of concentrating solar thermoelectric generators, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 110, 074502, 2011.[PDF]
- J. Shiomi, K. Esfarjani, and G. Chen, Thermal conductivity of half-Heusler compounds from first-principles calculations, Physical Review B, Vol. 84, 104302, 2011.[PDF]
- T.F. Luo, A. Bajpayee, and G. Chen, Directional solvent for membrane-free water desalination - A molecular level study, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 110, 054905, 2011.[PDF]
- A.J. Minnich, J.A. Johnson, A.J. Schmidt, K. Esfarjani, M.S. Dresselhaus, K.A. Nelson and G. Chen, Thermal conductivity spectroscopy technique to measure phonon mean free paths, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 107, 095901, 2011.[PDF]
- K. Esfarjani, G. Chen and H. T. Stokes, Heat transport in silicon from first-principles calculations, Physical Review B, Vol. 84, 085204, 2011.[PDF]
- Z.T. Tian, K. Esfarjani, J. Shiomi, A. Henry, and G. Chen, On the importance of optical phonons to thermal conductivity in nanostructures, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 99, 053122, 2011.[PDF]
- W.S. Liu, Q.Y. Zhang, Y.C. Lan, S. Chen, X. Yan, Q. Zhang, H. Wang, D.Z. Wang, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Thermoelectric property studies of Cu-doped
*n*-type Cu_{x}Bi_{2}Te_{2.7}Se_{0.3}nanocomposites, Advanced Energy Materials, 1, 577-587, 2011. [PDF] - C.T. Harris, J.A. Martinez, E.A. Shaner, J.Y. Huang, B.S. Swartzentruber, J.P. Sullivan, and G. Chen, Fabrication of a nanostructure thermal property measurement platform, Nanotechnology, Vol. 22, 275308, 2011.[PDF]
- G. Chen, Theoretical efficiency of solar thermoelectric energy generators, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 109, 104908, 2011.[PDF]
- M. Zebarjadi, G. Joshi, G.H. Zhu, B. Yu, A. Minnich, Y.C. Lan, X.W. Wang, M. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Power factor enhancement by modulation doping in bulk nanocomposites, Nanoletters, Vol. 11, pp. 2225-2230, 2011.[PDF]
- G. Joshi, X. Yan, H.Z. Wang, W.S. Liu, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement in thermoelectric figure-of-merit of an
*n*-type half-Heusler compound by the nanocomposite approach, Advanced Energy Materials, 1, 643-647, 2011. [PDF] - H.P. Feng, T. Paudel, B. Yu, S. Chen, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Nanoparticle-enabled selective electrodeposition, Advanced Materials, Vol. 23, pp. 2454-2459, 2011.[PDF]
- D. Kraemer, B. Poudel, H.P. Feng, J.C. Caylor, B. Yu, X. Yan, Y. Ma, X.W. Wang, D. Wang, A. Muto, K. McEnaney, M. Chiesa, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, High-performance flat-panel solar thermoelectric generators with high thermal concentration, Nature Materials, Vol. 10, pp. 532-538, 2011.[PDF]
- R.T. Zheng, J. Gao, J. Wang, and G. Chen, Reversible temperature regulation of electrical and thermal conductivity using liquid-solid phase transitions, Nature Communications, Vol. 2, 289, 2011.[PDF]
- T.F. Luo, K. Esfarjani, J. Shiomi, A. Henry, and G. Chen, Molecular dynamics simulation of thermal energy transport in polydimethylsiloxane, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 109, 074321, 2011.[PDF]
- A. Bajpayee, T.F. Luo, A. Muto, and G. Chen, Very low temperature membrane-free desalination by directional solvent extraction, Energy and Environmental Science, Vol. 4, 1672, 2011.[PDF]
- G.H. Zhu, Y.C. Lan, H. Wang, G. Joshi, Q. Hao, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Effect of selenium deficiency on the thermoelectric properties of
*n*-type In_{4}Se_{3-x}compounds, Physical Review B, 83, 115201, 2011. [PDF] - H.P. Feng, B. Yu, S. Chen, K.C. Collins, C. He, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Studies on surface preparation and smoothness of nanostructured Bi
_{2}Te_{3}-based alloys by electrochemical and mechanical methods, Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 56, 3079-3084, 2011.[PDF] - H.Z. Wang, Q.Y. Zhang, B. Yu, H. Wang, W.S. Liu, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Transmission electron microscopy study of Pb-depleted disks in PbTe-based alloys, Journal of Materials Research, 26, 912-916, 2011. [PDF]
- Y.Q. Zhang, M.S. Dresselhaus, Y. Shi, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, High thermoelectric figure of merit in Kondo insulator nanowires at low temperatures, Nano Letters, 11, 1166, 2011.[PDF]
- X. Yan, G. Joshi, W.S. Liu, Y.C. Lan, H. Wang, S.Y. Lee, J.W. Simonson, S.J. Poon, T.M. Tritt, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Enhanced thermoelectric figure of merit of
*p*-type half-Heuslers, Nano Letters, 11, 556-560, 2011. [PDF]

## TOP2011: Conference Papers

- M. Zebarjadi, K. Esfarjani, and G. Chen, "Thermal transport in cage-like structures," AJTEC2011-44276 pp. T10039-T10039-5, ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, March 2011 , Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

## TOP 2010: Journal Papers

- X. Yan, G. Joshi, W.S. Liu, Y.C. Lan, Hui Wang, S.Y. Lee, J.W. Simonson, S.J. Poon, T.M. Tritt, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Enhanced thermoelectric figure of merit of p-type Half-Heuslers, Nano Letters, Vol. 11, 556, 2010.[PDF]
- H.Z. Wang, Q.Y. Zhang, B. Yu, Hui Wang, W.S. Liu, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Transmission electron microscopy study of Pb-depleted disks in PbTe-based alloys, Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 26, 912, 2010.[PDF]
- M. Zebarjadi, K. Esfarjani, J. Yang, Z.R. Ren, and G. Chen, Effect of filler mass and binding on thermal conductivity of fully filled skutterudites, Physical Review B, Vol. 82, 195207, 2010.[PDF]
- A. Henry, G. Chen, S.J. Plimpton, and A. Thompson, 1D-to-3D transition of phonon heat conduction in polyethylene using molecular dynamics simulations, Physical Review B, Vol. 82, 144308, 2010.[PDF]
- S.E. Han and G. Chen, Toward the Lambertian limit of light trapping in thin nanostructured silicon solar cells, Nano Letters, Vol. 10, 4692, 2010.[PDF]
- J. Zhou, X. Li, G. Chen, and R. Yang, Semiclassical model for thermoelectric transport in nanocomposites, Physical Review B, Vol. 82, 115308, 2010.[PDF]
- K.C. Collins, S. Chen, and G. Chen, Effects of surface chemistry on thermal conductance at aluminum-diamond interfaces, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 97, 083102, 2010.[PDF]
- Q. Hao, G. Zhu, G. Joshi, X.W. Wang, A. Minnich, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Theoretical studies on the thermoelectric figure of merit of nanograined bulk silicon, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 97, 063109, 2010.[PDF]
- D.-Z. Chen and G. Chen, Heat flow in thin films via surface phonon-polaritons, Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 1, 023005, 2010.[PDF]
- D.C. Venerus, J. Buongiorno, R. Christianson, J. Townsend, I.C. Bang, G. Chen, S.J. Chung, M. Chyu, H. Chen, Y. Ding, F. Dubois, G. Dzido, D. Funfschilling, Q. Galand, J. Gao, H. Hong, M. Horton, L.-w. Hu, C.S. Iorio, A.B. Jarzebski, Y. Jiang, S. Kabelac, M.A Kedzierski, C. Kim, J.-H. Kim, S. Kim, T. McKrell, R. Ni, J. Philip, N. Prabhat, P. Song, S. Van Vaerenbergh, D. Wen, S. Witharana, X.-Z. Zhao, and S.-Q. Zhou, Viscosity measurements on colloidal dispersions (nanofluids) for heat transfer applications, Applied Rheology, Vol. 20, 44582, 2010.[PDF]
- X. Yan, B. Poudel, Y. Ma, W.S. Liu, G. Joshi, Hui Wang, Y.C. Lan, D.Z. Wang, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Experimental studies on anisotropic thermoelectric properties and structures of n-type Bi
_{2}Te_{2.7}Se_{0.3}, Nano Letters, Vol. 10, 3373, 2010.[PDF] - B. Yu, Q.Y. Zhang, Hui Wang, X.W. Wang, H.Z. Wang, D.Z. Wang, Heng Wang, G.J. Snyder, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Thermoelectric property studies on thallium-doped lead telluride prepared by ball milling and hot pressing, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 108, 016104, 2010.[PDF]
- Y.C. Lan, Hui Wang, D.Z. Wang, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Grids for applications in high-temperature high-resolution transmission electron microscopy, Journal of Nanotechnology, Vol. 2010, 279608, 2010.[PDF]
- R.T. Zheng, J.W. Gao, T. Yang, Y.C. Lan, G. Cheng, D.Z. Wang, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Na
_{2}SO_{4}monocrystal nanowires - aspect ratio control and electron beam radiolysis, Inorganic Chemistry, Vol. 49, pp. 6748-6754, 2010.[PDF] - G. Chen, S. Shen, A. Henry, and J. Tong, Heat Conducting Polymers, Materials World Magazine, Vol. 18, pp. 23-25, 2010.[PDF]
- A. Schmidt, K.C. Collins, A. Minnich, and G. Chen, Thermal conductance and phonon transmissivity of metal-graphite interfaces, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 107, 104907, 2010.[PDF]
- S. Shen, R. Yang, G. Chen, R. M. Crone, and M. Anaya-Dufresne, Nonlocal formulation of the Reynolds equation for rarefied gas flow with steep pressure variation, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 107, 104316, 2010.[PDF]
- H. Lee, D. Vashaee, D.Z. Wang, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Effects of nanoscale porosity on thermoelectric properties of SiGe, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 107, 094308, 2010.[PDF]
- G. Chen, S. Shen, J. Tong, and A. Henry, Reinventing the Polymer, The Chemical Engineer, Vol. 827, pp. 28-29, 2010.[PDF]
- D.-J. Yao, G. Chen, and C.-J. Kim, Design and analysis of an in-plane thermoelectric microcooler, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 14, pp. 95-109, 2010.[PDF]
- S. Shen, A. Henry, J. Tong, R. Zheng, and G. Chen, Polyethylene nanofibres with very high thermal conductivities, Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 5, pp. 251-255, 2010.[PDF]
- S.E. Han and G. Chen, Optical absorption enhancement in silicon nanohole arrays for solar photovoltaics, Nano Letters, Vol. 10, pp. 1012-1015, 2010.[PDF]
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Dyadic Green's functions and electromagnetic local density of states, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 111, pp. 1877-1884, 2010.[PDF]

## TOP2010: Conference Papers

- S. Shen, A. Mavrokefalos, P. Sambegoro, and G. Chen, "Probing nanoscale heat and force interactions using atomic force microscopes (AFM)," Proceedings of IHTC14, IHTC14-23329, ASME International Heat Transfer Conference, August 8 - 13, 2010, Washington, DC.
- K.C. Collins, and G. Chen, "Experimental investigation of metal-diamond thermal interface conductance with different diamond surface terminations," Proceedings of IHTC14, IHTC14-23357, ASME International Heat Transfer Conference, August 8-13, 2010, Washington, D.C.

## TOP 2009: Journal Papers

- Y. Lan, A.J. Minnich, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Enhancement of Thermoelectric Figure-of-Merit by a bulk nanustructuring approach, Advanced Functional Materials, Vol. 20, pp. 257-376, 2009. [PDF]
- Q. Hao, G. Chen, and M.S. Jeng, Frequency-dependent Monte Carlo simulations of phonon transport in two-dimensional porous silicon with aligned pores, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 106, 114321, 2009.[PDF]
- J. Buongiorno, D.C. Venerus, N. Prabhat, G. Chen, J.W. Gao et al., A benchmark study on the thermal conductivity of nanofluids, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 106, 094312, 2009.[PDF]
- J.W. Gao, R.T. Zheng, H. Ohtani, D.S. Zhu, and G. Chen, Experimental investigation of heat conduction mechanisms in nanofluids - clue on clustering, Nano Letters, Vol. 9, pp. 4128-4132, 2009.[PDF]
- A. Minnich, H. Lee, X.W. Wang, G. Joshi, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, G. Chen, and D. Vashaee, Modeling study of thermoelectric SiGe nanocomposites, Physical Review B, Vol. 80, 155327, 2009.[PDF]
- J. Yang, Q. Hao, Y.C. lan, Q.Y. He, A.J. Minnich, D.Z. Wang, J.A. Harriman, V.M. Varki, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Solubility study of Yb in
*n*-type skutterudites Yb_{x}Co_{4}Sb_{12}and their enhanced thermoelectric properties, Physical Review B, Vol. 80, 115329, 2009.[PDF] - A. Muto, D. Kraemer, Q. Hao, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Thermoelectric properties and efficiency measurements under large temperature differences, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 80, 093901, 2009.[PDF]
- Y. Lan, H. Wang, X.Y. Chen, D.Z. Wang, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Nanothermometer using single crystal silver nanospheres, Advanced Materials, Vol. 21, pp. 4839-4844, 2009.[PDF]
- A. Narayanaswamy, S. Shen, L. Hu, X. Chen, and G. Chen, Breakdown of the Planck blackbody radiation law at nanoscale gaps, Applied Physics A, Vol. 96, pp. 357-362, 2009.[PDF]
- S. Shen, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, Surface phonon polariton mediated energy transfer between nanoscale gaps, Nano Letters, Vol. 9, pp. 2909-2913, 2009.[PDF]
- S.K. Bux, R.G. Blair, P.K. Gogna, H. Lee, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, R.B. Kaner, and J-P. Fleurial, Nanostructured bulk silicon as an effective thermoelectric material, Advanced Functional Materials, Vol. 19, pp. 2445-2452, 2009.[PDF]
- M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, Z.F. Ren, G. Dresselhaus, A. Henry, and J.-P. Fleurial, New composite thermoelectric materials for energy harvesting applications, Journal of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society, Vol. 61, pp. 86-90, 2009.[PDF]
- G.H. Zhu, H. Lee, Y.C. Lan, X.W. Wang, G. Joshi, D.Z. Wang, J. Yang, D. Vashaee, H. Guilbert, A. Pillitteri, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Increased phonon scattering by nanograins and point defects in nanostructured silicon with a low concentration of germanium, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 102, 196803, 2009.[PDF]
- A. Henry and G. Chen, Anomalous heat conduction in polyethylene chains: Theory and molecular dynamics simulations, Phyiscal Review B, Vol. 79, 144305, 2009. [PDF]
- M. Rogers, S. Barcelo, X. Chen, T.J. Richardson, V. Berube, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, C.P. Grigoropoulos, and S.S. Mao, Hydrogen storage characteristics of nanograined free-standing magnesium-nickel films, Applied Physics A, Vol. 96, pp. 349-352, 2009.[PDF]
- A. Henry and G. Chen, Explicit treatment of hydrogen in thermal simulations of polyethylene, Journal of Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 13, pp. 99-108, 2009.[PDF]
- Y. Lan, B. Poudel, Y. Ma, D. Wang, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Structure study of bulk nanograined thermoelectric bismuth antimony telluride, Nano Letters, Vol. 9, pp 1419-1422, 2009.[PDF]
- A.J. Minnich, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z.F. Ren, and G. Chen, Bulk nanostructured thermoelectric materials: current research and future prospects, Energy and Environmental Science, Vol. 2 pp. 466-479, 2009.[PDF]
- V. Berube, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Entropy stabilization of deformed regions characterized by an excess volume for hydrogen storage applications, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 34, pp. 1862-1872, Feb. 2009.[PDF]

## TOP2009: Conference Papers

- A. Minnich, D. Vashaee, and G. Chen, "Modeling Grain Boundary Scattering in Nanocomposites," Proceedings of 2009 Inaugural US-EU-China Thermophysics Conference - Renewable Energy, May 28-30, 2009, Beijing, China.

## TOP2008: Journal Papers

- G. Joshi, H. Lee, Y. Lan, X. Wang, G. Zhu, D. Wang, R. Gould, D.C. Cuff, M.Y. Tang, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, and Z. Ren, High thermoelectric figure of merit in nanostructured p-type Silicon germanium bulk alloys, Nano Letters, Vol. 8, pp. 4670-4674, Dec. 2008. [PDF]
- A. Henry and G. Chen, High thermal conductivity of single polyethylene chains Using molecular dynamics simulations, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 101, 235502 (1-4), Dec. 5, 2008. [PDF]
- X.W. Wang, H. Lee, Y.C. Lan, G.H. Zhu, G. Joshi, D.Z. Wang, J. Yang, A.J. Muto, M.Y. Tang, J. Klatsky, S. Song, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, Enhanced thermoelectric figure of merit in nanostructured n-type silicon germanium bulk alloy, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 93, 193121 (1-3), 2008. [PDF]
- A.J. Schmidt, X. Chen, and G. Chen, Pulse accumulation, radial heat conduction, and anisotropic thermal conductivity in pump-probe transient thermoreflectance, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 79, 114902 (1-9), 2008. [PDF]
- L. Hu, X. Chen, and G. Chen, Surface-plasmon enhanced near-bandgap light absorption in silicon photovoltaics [PDF], Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanosciences, Vol. 5, pp. 2096-2101, November, 2008.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, D.G. Cahill, G. Chen, S.B. Cronin, H. Daiguji, C. Dames, K. Fushinobu, T. Inoue, A. Majumdar, S. Maruyama, K. Miyazaki, M. Matsumoto, P.M. Norris, L. Shi, M. Shibahara, M. Shannon, J. Shiomi, Y. Taguchi, K. Takahashi, T. Tsuruta, S.G. Volz, E. Wang, X.F. Xu, B. Yang, and R.G. Yang, Report on 6th U.S.-Japan joint seminar on nanoscale transport phenomena–science and engineering, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 273-293, 2008. [PDF]
- V. Berube, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Temperature Dependence of the Enthalpy of Formation of Metal Hydrides Characterized by an Excess Volume, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 33, pp. 5617-5628, August, 2008. [PDF]
- Jianping Fu, Ronggui Yang, G. Chen, J.-P. Fleurial, G.J. Snyder, Integrated Electroplated Heat Spreaders for High Power Semiconductor Lasers, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 104, 064907, 2008. [PDF]
- M. Chiesa, J. Garg, Y.T. Kang, and G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity and Viscosity of Water-in-oil nanoemulsions, Colloids and Surfaces A: Phsicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol. 326, pp. 67-72, 2008. [PDF]
- A. J. Schmidt, J.D. Alper, M. Chiesa, G. Chen, S. Das, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, Probing the Gold Nanorod-Ligand-Solvent Interface by Plasmonic Absorption and Thermal Decay, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 112, pp. 13320-13323, 2008. [PDF]
- V. Berube, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Impact of Nanostructuring on the Enthalpy of Formation of Metal Hydride, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 33, pp. 4122-4131, August, 2008. [PDF]
- Z.L. Liau, L.R. Danielson, P.M. Fourspring, L. Hu, G. Chen, and G.W. Turner, Reduction of Thermal Conductivity in Wafer-Bonded Silicon, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 93, 021917 (1-3), 2008. [PDF]
- Yi Ma, Qing Hao, Bed Poudel, Yucheng Lan, Bo Yu, Dezhi Wang, Gang Chen, and Zhifeng Ren, Enhanced Thermoelectric Figure-of-Merit in p-type Nanostructured Bismuth Antimony Tellurium Alloys Made from Elemental Chunks, Nano Letters, Vol. 8, No. 8, pp. 2580-2584 (2008) [PDF]
- A. J. Schmidt, M. Chiesa, D. Torchinsky, J. Johnson, A. Boustani, K. Nelson, G.H. McKinley, and G. Chen, Shear and Longitudinal Viscosity of Nanoparticle Suspension in Insulating Media, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, 244107 (1-3), 2008. [PDF]
- D. Kraemer, L. Hu, A. Muto, X. Chen, G. Chen, and M. Chiesa, Photovoltaic-thermoelectric hybrid systems: A general optimization methodology, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 92, 243503 (1-3), 2008. [PDF]
- A. J. Schmidt, M. Chiesa, X. Chen, and G. Chen, An Optical Pump-Probe Technique for Measuring the Thermal Conductivity of Liquids, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 79, 064902 (1-5), 2008. [PDF]
- Bed Poudel, Qing Hao, Yi Ma, Yucheng Lan, Austin Minnich, Bo Yu, Xiao Yan, Dezhi Wang, Andrew Muto, Daryoosh Vashaee, Xiaoyuan Chen, Junming Liu, Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Gang Chen, and Zhifeng Ren, High Thermoelectric Performance of Nanostructured Bismuth Antimony Telluride Bulk Alloys, Science (Research Article), Vol. 320, pp. 634-638, May 2, 2008 (first appeared in Science Express Article 1156446, March 20, 2008) [PDF]
- A. J. Schmidt, M. Chiesa, D. Torchinsky, J. Johnson, K. Nelson, and G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity of Nanoparticle Suspensions in Insulating Media Measured with a Transient Optical Grating and a Hotwire, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 103, 083529 (1-5), April 23, 2008. [PDF]
- J. Garg, B. Poudel, M. Chiesa, J. Gordon, J.J. Ma, J.B. Wang, Y.T. Kang, H. Ohtani, J. Nanda, G. McKinley, and G. Chen, Enhanced Thermal Conductivity and Viscosity of Copper Nanoparticles in Ethylene Glycol Nanofluid, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 103, 074301 (1-6), 2008. [PDF]
- L. Hu, A. Narayanaswamy, X. Chen, and G. Chen, Near-Field Thermal Radiation between Two Closely Spaced Glass Plates Exceeding Planck's Blackbody Radiation Law, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, 133106 (1-3), April 1, 2008. [PDF]
- M.-S. Jeng, R.G. Yang, D. Song, and G. Chen, Modeling the Thermal Conductivity and Phonon Transport in Nanoparticle Composites Using Monte Carlo Simulation, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 130, 042410 (1-11), April, 2008. [PDF]
- Y. C. Lan, D. Z. Wang, G. Chen, and Z. F. Ren, Diffusion of Nickel and Tin in p-type (Bi,Sb)
_{2}Te_{3}and n-type Bi_{2}(Te,Se)_{3}Thermoelectric Materials, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, 101910, 2008. [PDF] - S. Shen and G. Chen, A kinetic theory analysis on the heat transfer in hard drive air bearing, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 103, 054304, 2008. [PDF]
- A. Narayanawamy, S. Shen, and G. Chen, Near-field Radiative Transfer Between a Sphere and a Substrate, Physical Review B, Vol. 78, 115303 (1-4), 2008 [PDF]
- S. Shen, A. Narayanaswamy, S. Goh and G. Chen, Thermal conductance of bimaterial microcantilevers, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, 063509, 2008. [PDF]
- A. Henry and G. Chen, Spectral Phonon Transport Properties of Silicon Based on Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Lattice Dynamics [PDF], Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, Vol. 5, pp. 141-152(12), 2008.
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Thermal near-field radiative transfer between two spheres, Physical Review B, Vol. 77, 075125, 2008. [PDF]
- Wenzhong Wang, Xiao Yan, Bed Poudel, Yi Ma, Qing Hao, Jian Yang, Gang Chen, and Zhifeng Ren, Chemical Synthesis of Anistropic Nanocrystalline Sb2Te3 and Low Thermal Conductivity of the Compacted Dense Bulk, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 8, pp. 452-456, 2008.
- V.P. Carey, G. Chen, C. Grigoropolous, M. Kaviany, and A. Majumdar, A Review of Heat Transfer Physics, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 1, pages 1-60, 2008. [PDF]

## TOP2008: Conference Papers

- A. Minnich and G. Chen, "Modeling the Thermoelectric Properties of Nanocomposites," Proceedings of ENIC2008, ENIC2008-53003, ASME 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, Florida.
- S. Shen, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, "Near-Field Radiation between a Sphere and Substrates of Different Materials," Proceedings of ENIC2008, ENIC2008-53004, ASME 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, Florida.
- L. Hu, X. Chen, and G. Chen, "Surface-Plasmon Enhanced Near-Bandgap Light Absorption in Silicon Photovoltaics," Proceedings of ENIC2008, ENIC2008-53056, ASME 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, Florida.
- A. Henry and G. Chen, "Thermal Conductivity of Polyethylene Chains Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations," Proceedings of ENIC2008, ENIC2008-53006, ASME 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, Florida.
- L. Hu, A. Narayanaswamy, X.Y. Chen, and G. Chen, "Surface-Plasmon Enhanced Near-Bandgap Light Absorption in Silicon Photovoltaics," Proceedings of 2008 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2008-56412, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, Florida.
- A. Minnich, D. Vashaee, and G. Chen, "Modeling Grain Boundary Scattering in Nanocomposites," Proceedings of IMECE2008, IMECE2008-67385, ASME International Conference and Exhibition, October 31 - November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts.
- S.Shen, A. Narayanaswamy, S. Goh, and G. Chen, "Thermal Conductance of Bimaterial AFM Cantilever," Proceedings of IMECE2008, IMECE2008-68078, ASME International Conference and Exhibition, October 31 - November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts.
- A. Narayanaswamy, S.Shen, and G. Chen, "Near-field Thermal Radiation: Comparison of Numerical Results and Experiments," Proceedings of IMECE2008, IMECE2008-69230, ASME International Conference and Exhibition, October 31 - November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts.
- A. Henry and G. Chen, "Normal Mode Analysis of a Single Polyethylene Chain," Proceedings of IMECE2008, ASME International Conference and Exhibition, October 31 - November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts.

## TOP 2007: Journal Papers

- M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, M.Y. Tang, R. Yang, H. Lee, D.Z. Wang, Z.F. Ren, J.P. Fleurial, and P. Gogna, New Directions for Low-Dimensional Thermoelectric Materials, Advanced Materials, Vol. 19, pp. 1043-1053, 2007. [PDF]
- V. Berube, G. Radtke, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Size Effects on the Hydrogen Storage Properties of Nanostructured Metal Hydrides: A review, International Journal of Energy Research, vol. 31, pp. 637-663, 2007. [PDF]
- Dye-Zone A. Chen, Rafif Hamam, Marin Soljacic, John D. Joannopoulos, and Gang Chen, Extraordinary optical transmission through subwavelength holes in a polaritonic silicon dioxide film, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 90, 181921 (1-3), May 30, 2007. [PDF]
- J.Y. Huang, S. Chen, Z.F. Ren, Z. Wang, K. Kempa, M.J. Naughton, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, Enhanced Ductile Behavior of Tensile-Elongated Individual Double-Walled and Triple-Walled Carbon Nanotubes at High Temperatures, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 98, 185501, May 4, 2007. [PDF]
- S. Sheng, G. Chen, R.M. Crone, and M. Anaya-Dufresne, A Kinetic-Theory Based 1st Order Slip Boundary Condition for Gas Flow, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 19, 085101, August, 2007. [PDF]
- Qinyu He. Qing Hao and Gang Chen, Bed Poudel, Xiaowei Wang, Dezhi Wang, and Zhifeng Ren, Thermoelectric property studies on bulk TiOx with x from 1 to 2, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 91, 052505 (1-3), Aug. 1, 2007. [PDF]
- A. Minnich and G. Chen, Modified effective medium formulation for the thermal conductivity of nanocomposites, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 91, 073105 (1-3), August 13, 2007, also in August 27, 2007 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology. [PDF]
- C. Dames, S. Chen, C. T. Harris, J. Y. Huang, Z. F. Ren, M. S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, A hot-wire probe for thermal measurements of nanowires and nanotubes inside a transmission electron microscope, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 78, 104903 (1-13), 2007. [PDF]
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, D. Borca-Tasciuc, and G. Chen, Photo-Thermoelectric Technique for Anisotropic Thermal Diffusivity Measurement, IEEE Transaction on Components and Packaging Techniques, Vol. 30, pp. 609-617, 2007. [PDF]
- Dye-Zone A. Chen and Gang Chen, Measurement of Silicon Dioxide Surface Phonon-Polariton Propagation Length by Attenuated Total Reflection, Applied Physics Letters, v. 91, 121906 (1-3), 2007. [PDF]
- L. Hu and G. Chen, Analysis of Optical Absorption in Silicon Nanowire Arrays for Photovoltaic Applications, Nano Letters, v. 7, No. 11, November, pp. 3249-3252, 2007. [PDF]

## TOP2007: Conference Papers

- V. Berube, G. Radtke, G. Chen, and M. Dresselhaus, "Effect of the Excess Volume of Lattice Defects on the Enthalpy of Formation and Desorption Temperature of Metal Hydrides," Proc. 2nd Energy Nanotechnology Conference, September 5-7, 2007, Santa Clara, CA. ENIC 2007-45023.
- V. Berube, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, "Nanostructring Impact on the Enthalpy of Formation of Metal Hydrides," Proc. Symposium on Materials Issues at Hydrogen Economy, Nov. 12-15, 2007, Virginia.
- L. Hu and G. Chen, "Analysis of Optical Absorption in Silicon Nanowire Solar Cells," 2007 IMECE, Seattle, Washington, Nov. 11-15, IMECE2007-43422.
- Xiaoting Jia, Vincent Berube, Shuo Chen, Bed Poudel, Hyungbin Son, Jing Kong, Yang Shao-Horn, Zhifeng Ren, Gang Chen, Mildred S Dresselhaus, "In-Situ TEM Study of Bismuth Nanowire Structures," Proc. MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, 2007, Paper No. U3.4, Boston, MA (poster presented by X.T. Jia).
- M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, Z.F. Ren, J.-P. Fleurial, P. Gogna, M.Y. Tang, D. Vashaee, H. Lee, X. Wang, G. Joshi, G. Zhu, D. Wang, R. Blair, S. Bux, and R. Kaner, "Nanocomposites to Enhance ZT in Thermoelectrics," Proc. MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, 2007, Paper No. U2.4, Boston, MA (Invited paper presented by M.S. Dresselhaus).

## TOP .2006: Journal Papers

- H. BÃ¶ttner, G. Chen, and R. Venkatasubramanian, Aspects of Thin-Film Superlattice Thermoelectric Materials, Devices and Applications, MRS Bulletin, Vol. 31, pp. 211- 217, March, 2006. [PDF]
- J. Y. Huang, S. Chen, Z.Q. Wang, K. Kempa, Y. M. Wang, S. H. Jo, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, and Z. F. Ren, Superplastic single-walled carbon nanotubes, Nature, brief communication, Vol. 439, p. 281, 2006.[PDF]
- G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer and Nanostructured Thermoelectrics, IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technology, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 238-246, 2006 (Keynote lecture at ITHERM2004).[PDF]
- J.Y. Huang, S. Chen, Z. F. Ren, Z. Q. Wang, D. Z. Wang, M. Vaziri, Z.G. Suo, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Kink formation and motion incarbon nanotubes at high temperatures, Physical Review Letters, August 18, Vol. 97, 075501 (1-4), 2006.[PDF]
- J.Y. Huang, S. Chen, Z.F. Ren, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Real Time Observation of Tubule Formation from Amorphous Carbon Nanowires Under High-Bias Resistive Heating, Nano Letters, Vol. 6, No.8, pp. 1699-1705, 2006.[PDF]
- M. Takashiri, T. Borca-Tasciuc, A. Jacquot, K. Miyazaki, and G.Chen, Structure and Thermoelectric Properties of Boron Doped Polycrystalline Si0.8Ge0.2 Thin Film, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 100, 054315 (1-5), 2006.[PDF]

## TOP2006: Conference Papers

- R.G. Yang and G. Chen, "Thermoelectric Transport in Nanocomposites," SAE Conference Paper 2006-01-0289, 2006.
- G. Chen, "Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials and Devices,"Keynote at 2006 Taipei International Thermal Management Forum, Taipei, July 11, 2006.
- G. Chen, "Nanoscale Heat Transfer Effects Enabled EnergyTechnologies," Keynote at 13th International Heat Transfer Conference,Sydney, Australia, August 13-18, 2006.
- G. Chen, "Role of Nanotechnology In Energy," Invited talk at MITEnergy Forum, May 3, 2006.
- G. Chen, "Thermoelectric Energy Conversion with NanostructuredMaterials," Invited talk at MIT Energy Conference, May 13, 2006.
- G. Chen, "Heat Transport in Superlattices and Nanocomposites for Thermoelectric Applications," Invited talk at International Conferences onMaterials and Technologies, Sicily, Italy, June 4-9, 2006.

## TOP .2005: Journal Papers

- C. Dames and G. Chen, 1, 2, and 3&omega Methods for Measurement of Thermal Properties, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 76, 124902 (2005). [PDF]
- A. Jacquot, G. Chen, H. Scherrer, A. Dauscher, and B. Lenoir, Improvements of On-membrane Method for Thin Film Thermal Conductivity and Emissivity Measurements, Sensors and Actuators A, Vol. 117, pp. 203-210 (2005). [PDF]
- S. Chen, J.Y. Huang, Z. Wang, K. Kempa, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, High-Bias-Induced Structure and the Corresponding Electronic Property Change in Carbon Nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 87, 263107 (1-3), 2005. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, M. Laroche, and Y. Taur, Simulation of Nanoscale Multidimensional Transient Heat Conduction Problems using Ballistic-Diffusive Equations and Phonon Boltzmann Equation, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 127, pp. 298-306, March 2005. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, A. R. Kumar, G. J. Snyder, and J.-P. Fleurial, Transient Response of Thermoelectric Coolers and Its Applications for Microdevices, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 46, pp. 1407-1421 (2005). [PDF]
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Thermal Radiation in 1D Photonic Crystals, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol 93, pp. 175-183 (2005). [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, Surface-Plasmon Coupled Nonequilibrium Thermoelectric Refrigerators and Power Generators, Journal of Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience, Vol. 2, pp. 75-87, March, 2005. [PDF]
- Gang Chen, Ronggui Yang, and Xiaoyuan Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer and Thermal-Electric Energy Conversion, Journal de Physique IV, Vol. 125, pp. 499-504 (2005). [PDF]
- D.-A. Borca-Tasciuc and G. Chen, Thermal Properties of Nanochanneled Alumina Templates, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 97, p. 084303, April 15, 2005. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Potential Step Amplified Thermal-Electric Energy Converters, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 97, 083707-1-8, April 15, 2005. [PDF]
- De-Kui Qing and Gang Chen, Nanoscale Optical Waveguides with Negative Dielectric Claddings, Physical Review B, Vol. 71, pp. 153107 (1-4), April 29, 2005. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Thermal Conductivity Modeling of Core-Shell and Tubular Nanowires, Nano Letter, Vol. 5, No. 6, pp. 1111-1115, 2005. [PDF]
- J. Y. Huang, S. Chen, S. H. Jo, Z. Wang, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, and Z. F. Ren, Atomic-Scale Imaging of Wall-by-Wall Breakdown and Concurrent Transport Measurements in Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes, Physical Review Letters,Vol. 94, 236802 (1-4), June 17, 2005. [PDF]
- C. Dames, G. Chen, B. Poudel, W. Wang, J. Huang, Z. Ren, Y. Sun, J.I. Oh, C. Opeil, and M.J. Naughton, Low-Dimensional Phonon Specific Heat of Titanium Dioxide Nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 87, 031901/1-3, July 26, 2005. [PDF]
- G. Chen and R.G. Yang (Invited), Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials: From Superlattices to Nanocomposites, Materials Integration, special issue, Vol. 18, 2005. [PDF]
- A. Jacquot, G. Chen, H. Scherrer, A. Dauscher, and B. Lenoir, Improvements of On-membrane Method for Thin Film Thermal Conductivity and Emissivity Measurements, Sensors and Actuators A, Volume 117, Issue 2, pp. 203-210, 2005. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, A. R. Kumar, G. J. Snyder, and J.-P. Fleurial, Transient Response of Thermoelectric Coolers and Its Applications for Microdevices, Energy Conversion and Management, Volume 46, Issues 9-10, June 2005, Pages 1407-1421. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, M. Laroche, and Y. Taur, Simulation of Nanoscale Multidimensional Transient Heat Conduction Problems using Ballistic-Diffusive Equations and Phonon Boltzmann Equation, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 127, Issue 3, pp. 298-306, 2005. [PDF]
- R.G. Yang, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Thermal Conductivity of Simple and Tubular Nanowire Composites in Longitudinal Direction, Physical Review B, Vol. 72, 125418 (1-7), 2005. [PDF]
- D.-Z. A. Chen, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, Surface Phonon-Polariton Mediated Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Amorphous Thin Films, Physical Review B, 72 (15): Art. No. 155435 OCT 2005. [PDF]
- B. Poudel, W.Z. Wang, C. Dames, J.Y. Huang, S. Kumar, D.Z. Wang, D. Banerjee, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, 2005, Formation of Crystallized Titania Nanotubes and Their Transformation into Nanowires, Nanotechnology, vol. 16, pp. 1935-1940. [PDF]
- S. Chen, J.Y. Huang, Z. Wang, K. Kempa, G. Chen, and Z.F. Ren, High-Bias-Induced Structure and the Corresponding Electronic Property Change in Carbon Nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 87, 263701 (1-3), 2005. [PDF]

## TOP2005: Conference Papers

- M.-S. Jeng, R.G. Rang, and G. Chen, Monte Carlo Simulation of Thermoelectric Properties of Nanocomposites, ICT05, June 19-23, Clemson.
- H. Lee, D. Wang, W. Wang, Z. Ren, M.Y. Tang, R.G. Yang, P. Gogna, J.-P. Fleurial, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Thermoelectric Properties of Si-Ge Nanocomposites, ICT05, June 19-23, Clemson.
- C. Dames and G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity and Specific Heat Measurements of Single Nanowires Proceedings of HT2005, 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, HT2005-72780.
- Jinbo Wang, Gang Chen, and Zongqing Zhang, A Model of Nanofluids Thermal Conductivity, Proceedings of HT2005, 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, HT2005-72797.
- Ronggui Yang, Gang Chen, and Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Thermal Conductivity of Core-Shell Nanostructures: From Nanowires to Nanocomposites, Proceedings of HT2005, 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, HT2005-72198.
- Ming-Shan Jeng, Ronggui Yang, David Song, and Gang Chen, Monte Carlo Simulation of Thermal Conductivity and Phonon Transport in Nanocomposites, Proceedings of InterPACK2005, ASME InterPACK05, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, HT2005-72780 (best paper award).
- L. Hu and G. Chen, "Thermal Radiative Heat Transfer between Closely Spaced Nanostructures," Proceedings of Nano2005, Integrated Nanosystems: Design, Synthesis and Applications, September 15-16, 2005, Berkeley, CA, Paper No. Nano2005-87066.
- R.G. Yang and G. Chen, "Nonlocal Formulation of Rarefied Poiseuille Flow," Proceedings of Nano2005, Integrated Nanosystems: Design, Synthesis and Applications, September 15-16, 2005, Berkeley, CA, Paper No. Nano2005-87072.
- R.G. Yang. X.Y. Chen, A. Schmidt, and G. Chen, "Pump-and-Probe Study of Phonon Reflectivity at an Interface and Phonon Relaxation Time" Proceedings of Nano2005, Integrated Nanosystems: Design, Synthesis and Applications, September 15-16, 2005, Berkeley, CA, Paper No. Nano2005-87064.
- G. Chen, R.G. Yang, Q. Hao, H. Lee, M.-S. Jeng, M.S. Dresselhaus, B. Poudel, S. Kumar, D.Z. Wang, and Z.F. Ren, "Engineering Phonon and Electron Transport in Nanocomposites for Solid-State Energy Conversion," presented at 5th International Workshop on Structure Health Monitoring, Stanford, September 12-14, 2005.
- D.-Z. A. Chen, A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Enhancement of In-Plane Thermal Conductivity of Thin Films via Surface Phonon Polaritons, Proceedings of IMECE2005, Nov. 5-11, 2005, Orlando, Florida, USA.
- A. Schmidt, X.Chen and G. Chen, Contact Thermal Lithography, Proceedings of IMECE2005, November 5-11, 2005, Orlando, Florida, USA.
- M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, M.Y. Tang, R.G. Ryang, Z.F. Ren, J.P. Fleurial, and P. Gogna, "New Directions for Nanoscale Thermoelectric Research," (Invited) presented at MRS Fall Meeting, Symposium F, Boston, Nov. 27-Dec. 2, 2005.

## TOP.2004: Journal Papers

- J.F. Moreland, J.B. Freund, and G. Chen, The Disparate Thermal Conductivity of Carbon Nanotubes and Diamond Nanowires Studied by Atomistic Simulations, Microcroscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 8, pp. 61-69.
- C. Dames and G. Chen, Theoretical Phonon Thermal Conductivity of Si/Ge Superlattice Nanowires, Journal of Applied Physics, January 15, Vol. 95, pp. 682-693.
- D. Song and G. Chen, 2004, Thermal Conductivity of Periodic Microporous Silicon Films, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 84, pp. 687-689.
- D. Qing and G. Chen, 2004, Enhancement of Evanescent Waves in Waveguides Using Metamaterials of Negative Permittivity and Permeability, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 84, pp. 669-671, February.
- Ronggui Yang, Gang Chen, G.Jeffrey Snyder, and Jean-Pierre Fleurial, Multistage Thermoelectric Micro Coolers, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 95, pp. 8226-8232, 2004.
- L. Hu, A. Schmidt, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, Effects of Periodic Structures on the Coherence Properties of Blackbody Radiation, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 126, pp. 786-792, 2004.
- Ronggui Yang and Gang Chen, Thermal Conductivity Modeling of Periodic Two-Dimensional Nanocomposites, Physical Review B, Vol. 69, 195316 (1-10), 2004.
- G. Jeffrey Snyder, Jean-Pierre Fleurial, Ronggui Yang, and Gang Chen, Current Pulses Momentarily Enhance Thermoelectric Cooling, NASA Tech Briefs, Vol. 28, n5, pp. 51-52, 2004.
- G. Chen, A. Narayanaswamy, and C. Dames, Engineering Nanoscale Phonon and Photon Transport for Direct Energy Conversion,Superlattices and Microstructures, vol. 35, pp 161-172, 2004. (Invited)
- A. Jacquot , G. Chen, H. Scherrer, A. Dauscher, B. Lenoir, Modeling of on-Membrane Thermoelectric Power Supplies, Sensors and Actuators A, Volume 116, Issue 3, pp. 501-508, 2004.
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Thermal Radiation Control with 1D Metallo-Dielectric Photonic Crystals, Physical Review B, 70, 125101 (2004).
- Ronggui Yang, Arvind Narayanaswamy and Gang Chen, Surface Plasmon Coupled Nonequilibrium Thermoelectric Refrigerators and Power Generators, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanosciences, Vol. 2, n1, 2005

## TOP2004: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer for Thermoelectric Energy Conversion, Department of Energy/Electric Power Research Institute (DOE/EPRI) High Efficiency Thermoelectrics Workshop, February 17-20, 2004.
- G. Chen, Integrating Nanoscale Effects into Micro and Macrosystems, to be presented at 2nd International Conference on Microchannels and Minichannels, Rochester, NY, June 17-19, 2004.
- G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity and Heat Conduction in Nanostructures: Modeling, Experiments, and Applications, to be presented at 37th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Portland, Oregon, June 28-July 1, 2004.
- G. Chen, Nanostructures for Direct Thermal to Electric Energy Conversion, to be presented at International Forum on Heat Transfer, Kyoto, Japan, November 24th to 26th, 2004.
- G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer and Thermal-Electric Energy Conversion, to be presented at 13th International Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 5-8 July 2004.
- R. Yang and G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity Prediction of Periodic Nanocomposites using Phonon Boltzman Equation, to be presented at the 2004 ASME Heat Transfer/Fluids Engineering Summer Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, July 11-15, 2004.
- Gang Chen, Ronggui Yang, Arvind Narayanaswamy, and Xiaoyuan Chen, Thermally-Excited Nonequilibrium States between Electrons and Phonons for Energy Conversion, to be presented at the Second International Symposium on Micro/Nanoscale Energy Conversion and Transport (MECT-04), Seoul, Korea, August 8-13, 2004.
- Ronggui Yang and Gang Chen, Thermal Conductivity Prediction of Periodic Nanocomposites using Phonon Boltzman Equation, Proc. 2004 ASME Heat Transfer/Fluids Engineering Summer Conference (HTFED2004), Charlotte, North Carolina, July 11-15, 2004.
- Ronggui Yang, Arvind Narayanaswamy and Gang Chen, Nonequilibrium Electron-Phonon Thermoelectric Devices using Surface Plasmon, Proc. the Sixth International Symposium of Heat Transfer (ISHT6), Beijing, China, June 15-19, 2004.
- Gang Chen and Ronggui Yang, Recent Developments in Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials and Devices, Panel on "Challenges in Chip/Processor Level Thermal Engineering" at 9th IEEE/ASME Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM2004), Las Vegas, NV, June 1-4, 2004.
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, "Thermal radiation in 1D photonic crystals," Radiation IV, Fourth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, June 20-25, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey.
- A. Narayanaswamy, J. Cybulski, and G. Chen, "1D metallo-dielectric photonic crystals as selective emitters for thermophotovoltaic applications," TPV6, June 13-16, 2004, Freiburg, Germany
- G. Chen, A. Schmidt, T. Harris, and X. Y. Chen, Exploring Nanoscale Heat Transfer Effects for Nanomanufacturing,to be presented at 2nd International Symposium on Nanomanufacturing, KAIST, Korea, Nov. 3-5, 2004.
- G. Chen, Nonequilibrium Electron-Phonon Transport Near Sharp Potential Barriers,International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Adelaide, Australia, July 25-29, 2004 (proceeding in press).
- G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer and Nanostructured Thermoelectrics,presented at 9th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM2004), Las Vegas, June 1-4, 2004, ITHERM 2004, pp.8-16.

## TOP.2003: Journal Papers

- S.D. Wolter, D.A. Borca-Tasciuc, G. Chen, N. Govindaraju, R. Collazo, F. Okuzumi, J.P. Prater, and Z. Sitar, Thermal Conductivity of Epitaxially Textured Diamond Films, Diamond and Related Materials, Vol. 12, pp. 61-64, 2003. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Diffusion-Transmission Condition for Transport at Interfaces and Boundaries, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 82, pp. 991-993, 2003. [PDF]
- G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Dresselhaus, J.-P. Fleurial, and T. Caillat, Recent Developments in Thermoelectric Materials, International Materials Review, Vol. 48, pp. 45-66, 2003. (Invited) [PDF]
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, Nonequilibrium Electron and Phonon Transport and Energy Conversion in Heterostructures, Microelectronics Journal, Vol. 34, pp. 201-206, 2003. [PDF]
- A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, Surface Modes for Near-Field Thermophotovoltaics, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 82, pp. 3544-3546, 2003. [PDF]
- B. Yang and G. Chen, Partially Coherent Phonon Heat Conduction in Superlattices, Physical Review B, Vol. 67, 195311 (1-4), 2003. [PDF]

## TOP2003: Conference Papers

- J. Fu, R.G. Yang, G. Chen, J.P. Fleurial, and G.J. Snyder, Integrated Electroplated Heat Spreaders for High Power Semiconductor Lasers, Proceedings of 6th ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, pp. 53, March 16-20, 2003.
- Song, D. and G. Chen, Monte Carlo Simulation of In-Plane Phonon Transport in Porous Silicon Membranes, Proceedings of 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2003-40592, Las Vegas, NV, July 21-23, 2003.
- Narayanaswamy, A. and G. Chen, Near Field Surface Wave Enhanced Photon Transport, Proceedings of 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2003-47055, Las Vegas, NV, July 21-23, 2003.
- Dame, C. and G. Chen, Theoretical Phonon Thermal Conductivity of Si/Ge Superlattice Nanowires, Proceedings of 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2003-47593, Las Vegas, NV, July 21-23, 2003.
- Takashiri, M., T. Borca-Tasciuc, O. Olubuyide, A. Jacquot, J. Hoyt, and G. Chen, Transport Properties of Polycrystalline Si0.8Ge0.2 Thin Films for Micro Power Generators, Proceedings International Conference on Thermoelectrics, ICT03, August 17-21, 2003, Montpellier, France.
- G. Chen, C. Dames, T. Harris, D. Borca-Tasiuc, R.G. Yang, B. Yang, W.L. Liu, D. Song, and M. Takashiri, (invited) Thermal Conductivity Reduction Mechanisms in Superlattices, Proc. International Thermoelectric Conference, ICT03, August 17-21, 2003, Montpellier, France.
- Lu, H., A. Schmidt, A. Narayanaswamy, G. Chen, Effects of Periodic Structures on the Coherence Properties of Blackbody Radiation Field, Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2003-41276, Washington, D.C., November 15-21, 2003.
- D.-A. Borca-Tasciuc, R. Nimbalkar, G. Chen, S. Graham, and T. Borca-Tasciuc, Thermophysical Properties of Ni Films for LIGA Microsystems, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium A: Micro- and Nanosystems, Paper A6.2, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- D.-A. Borca-Tasciuc, Y. LeBonn, C. Nanot, G. Chen, T. Borca-Tasciuc, A. Cao, R. Vajtai, P.M. Ajayan, Thermal and Electrical Transport Property Measurements of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Strands, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium L: Continuous Nanophase and Nanostructured Materials, Paper L.511, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- C. Dames, M. S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Phonon Thermal Conductivity of Superlattice Nanowires for Thermoelectric Applications, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium S: Thermoelectric Materials 2003-Research and Applications, Paper S1.2, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- R.G. Yang and G. Chen, Theoretical Prediction of Thermal Conductivity of Nano-Composites, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium S: Thermoelectric Materials 2003-Research and Applications, Paper S5.2, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- O. Rabin, G. Chen, and M.S. Dresselhaus, Crystallographically-Oriented Electrochemically-Deposited Bismuth Nanowires, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium S: Thermoelectric Materials 2003-Research and Applications, Paper S5.4, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- T. Harris, H. Lee, D. Wang, J. Huang, Z.F. Ren, B. Klotz, R. Dowding, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity Reduction of Si-Ge Nanocomposites, presented at MRS Fall meeting, Symposium S: Thermoelectric Materials 2003-Research and Applications, Paper S7.2, Boston, December 1-5, 2003.
- G. Chen, Micro- Nanoscale Heat Transfer Education, presented at Purdue Heat Transfer Celebration, paper in conference proceedings, April 3-5, 2003.
- G. Chen, Nanoscale Heat Transfer and Information Technology, presented at Rohsenow Symposium on the Future of Heat Transfer, paper in conference CD-ROM, May 16, 2003.
- G. Chen, C. Dames, D. Borca-Tasciuc, T. Harris, and D.Song, Thermal Conductivity of Complex Nanostructures, presented at 27th International Thermal Conductivity Conference, Knoxville, TN, October 26-29, 2003.

## TOP.2002: Journal Papers

- G. Chen, Ballistic-Diffusive Equations for Transient Heat Conduction from Nano- to Macroscales, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 320-328, 2002.
- B. Yang, J. L. Liu, and K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, Simultaneous Measurements of Seebeck Coefficient and Thermal Conductivity Across Superlattice, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 80, pp. 1758-1760, 2002.
- G. Jeffrey Snyder, Jean-Pierre Fleurial, Thierry Caillat, Ronggui Yang and Gang Chen, Supercooling of Peltier Cooler Using a Current Pulse, Jounal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 1564-1569, 2002.
- B. Yang, W.L. Liu, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, Anisotropic Thermoelectric Properties of Superlattice, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 81, pp. 3588-3590, 2002.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, Interplay between Thermoelectric and Thermionic Effects in Heterostructures, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 3152-3161, 2002.
- T. Borca Tasciuc, D. W. Song, J. R. Meyer, I. Vurgaftman, M.-J. Yang, B. Z. Nosho, and L. J. Whitman, H. Lee and R. U. Martinelli, G. W. Turner and M. J. Manfra, G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity of AlAs0.07Sb0.93 and Al0.9Ga0.1As0.07Sb0.93 Alloys and (AlAs)1/(AlSb)11 Digital-Alloy Superlattices, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 4994-4998, 2002.
- G. Chen and A. Shakouri, Nanoengineered Structures for Solid-State Energy Conversion, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 242-252, 2002. (Invited Review Paper)

## TOP2002: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, Ballistic-Diffusive Equations for Transient Heat Conduction from Nano- to Macroscales, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 320-328, 2002.
- B. Yang, J. L. Liu, and K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, Simultaneous Measurements of Seebeck Coefficient and Thermal Conductivity Across Superlattice, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 80, pp. 1758-1760, 2002.
- G. Jeffrey Snyder, Jean-Pierre Fleurial, Thierry Caillat, Ronggui Yang and Gang Chen, Supercooling of Peltier Cooler Using a Current Pulse, Jounal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 1564-1569, 2002.
- B. Yang, W.L. Liu, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, Anisotropic Thermoelectric Properties of Superlattice, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 81, pp. 3588-3590, 2002.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, Interplay between Thermoelectric and Thermionic Effects in Heterostructures, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 3152-3161, 2002.
- T. Borca Tasciuc, D. W. Song, J. R. Meyer, I. Vurgaftman, M.-J. Yang, B. Z. Nosho, and L. J. Whitman, H. Lee and R. U. Martinelli, G. W. Turner and M. J. Manfra, G. Chen, Thermal Conductivity of AlAs0.07Sb0.93 and Al0.9Ga0.1As0.07Sb0.93 Alloys and (AlAs)1/(AlSb)11 Digital-Alloy Superlattices, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 92, pp. 4994-4998, 2002.
- G. Chen and A. Shakouri, Nanoengineered Structures for Solid-State Energy Conversion, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 242-252, 2002. (Invited Review Paper)

## TOP.2001: Journal Papers

- G. Chen "Phonon Heat Conduction in Superlattices and Nanostructures" Semimetals and Semiconductors, Recent Trends in Thermoelectric Materials Research III, Vol. 71, pp. 203-259, Ed. T. Tritt, Academic press, San Diego.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, Phonon Heat Conduction in Thin Films: Impacts of Thermal Boundary Resistance and Internal Heat Generation, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 123, pp. 340-347. [PDF]
- B. Yang and G. Chen, Lattice Dynamics Study Of Anisotropic Heat Conduction In Superlattices, Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, vol.5, pp.107-116. [PDF]
- G. Chen and T. Zeng, Nonequilibrium Phonon and Electron Transport in Heterostructures and Superlattices, Review paper in Microscale Thermophysical Engineering,Vol.5, pp. 71-78; Invited Keynote Paper at International Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomena in Microscale. [PDF]
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, R. Kumar, and G. Chen, Data Reduction in 3w Method for Thin Film Thermal Conductivity Measurements, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol.72, No.4, pp.2139-2147. [PDF]
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, D. Achimov, W.L. Liu, G. Chen, H.-W. Ren, C.-H. Lin, and S.S. Pei, Thermal Conductivity of InAs/AlSb Superlattices, Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol.5, pp.225-231. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Ballistic-Diffusive Heat Conduction Equations, Physical Review Letters, Vol.86, pp.2279-2300. [PDF]
- Liu, W.L., Borca-Tasciuc, T., Chen, G., Liu, J.L., and Wang, K.L., Anisotropy Thermal Conductivity of Ge-Quantum Dot and Symmetrically Strained Si/Ge Superlattices, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 39-42. [PDF]
- J.L. Liu, A. Khitun, K.L. Wang, T. Borca-Tasciuc, W.L. Liu, G. Chen, and D.P. Yu, Growth of Ge Quantum Dot Superlattices for Thermoelectric Applications, Journal of Crystal Growth, Vol. 227-228, pp. 1111-1115. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Engineering Thermophysical Properties of Micro- and Nanostructures, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 40, pp 693-701; Keynote lecture at France National Heat Transfer Conference. [PDF]

## TOP2001: Conference Papers

- T. Borca-Tasciuc, W.L. Liu, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen,"In-Plane Thermoelectric Property Characterization Using a Si/Ge Superlattice Using a Microfabricated Test Structure," 2001 National Heat Transfer ConferenceProc. Of NHTC'01, 35th National Heat Transfer Conference, June 10-12, 2001, Anaheim, California.
- Gang Chen,"In-Plane Thermoelectric Property Characterization of a Si/Ge Superlattice Using a Microfabricated Test Structure," French National Transfer Conference, Nantes, May 29-May 31, 2001 (Keynote)
- B. Yang, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, " Characterization of Cross-Plane Thermoelectric Properties of Si/Ge Superlattices, " Presented at ICT2001, Beijing, China, June 8-11
- D.-J. Yao, C.-J. Kim, G. Chen, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, J. Snyder, J.-P. Fleurial, " MEMS Thermoelectric Microcooler, " Presented at ICT2001, Beijing, China, June 8-11
- W.L. Liu, T. Borca-Tasciuc, J.L. Liu, K. Taka, K.L. Wang, M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Chen, " In-plane Thermoelectric Properties of Si/Ge Superlattice " Presented at ICT2001, Beijing, China, June 8-11
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, " Nonequilibrium Electron and Phonon Transport in Heterostructures for Energy Conversion " Presented at ICT2001, Beijing, China, June 8-11.
- G. Chen, B. Yang, W.L. Liu, T. Borca-Tasciuc, D. Song, D. Achimov, M.S. Dresselhaus, J.L. Liu, and K.L. Wang," Thermoelectric Property Characterization of Low-Dimensional Structures," 20th International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Bejing, June 8-11, 2001 (invited).
- G. Chen, B. Yang, W.L. Liu, and T. Zeng, " Nanoscale Heat Transfer for Energy Conversion Applications, " International Conference on Energy Conversion and Applications, Wuhan, China, June 17-20, 2001, Conference Proceedings: Energy Conversion and Applications, Vol. 1, pp. 287-296, ed. W. Liu (invited)
- A. Ravi Kumar, Yang, R.G., Chen, G., and Fleurial, J.P., Transient Thermoelectric Cooling for Thin Film Devices, Proceedings - IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, v 4, 2001, p Z1141-Z1146
- G. Chen, " Heat Conduction in Low-Dimensional Structures, " 5th Gordon Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena, Queens College, Oxford, UK, August 19-24, 2001 (invited).
- D.-J. Yao, G. Chen, C.J. Kim, " Low Temperature Eutectic Bonding for In-Plane Type Micro Thermoelectric Cooler " presented at IMECE, New York, Nov. 11-16, 2001.
- K. Miyazaki, B. Tang, A. Narayanaswamy, and G. Chen, " Photonic and Radiative Properties of Bubble Arrays, " presented at IMECE, New York, Nov. 11-16, 2001.
- R. G. Yang and G. Chen, " Two-Dimensional Nanoscale Heat Conduction Using Ballistic-Diffusive Equations, " presented at IMECE, New York, Nov. 11-16, 2001.
- G. Chen, " Ballistic-Diffusive Equations for Transient Heat Conduction from Nano- to Macroscales, " presented at IMECE, New York, Nov. 11-16, 2001. coming.
- B. Yang, J.L. Liu, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, " Cross-Plane Thermoelectric Properties of Si/Ge Superlattice, " presented at MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, Symposium G: Thermoelectric Materials---Research and Applications, proceeding in press.
- D. Borca-Tasciuc, G. Chen, A. Borchevsky, J.-P. Fleurial, M. Ryan, Y.-M. Lin, O. Rabin, and M.S. Dresselhaus, " Thermal Characterization of Nanowire Arrays in a-Al2O3, " presented at MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, Symposium V: Nanophase and Nanocomposite Materials, proceeding in press.
- W.L. Liu and G. Chen, " Classical Size Effect on In-plane Thermoelectric Transport at Reduced Dimension, " presented at MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, Symposium G: Thermoelectric Materials---Research and Applications, proceeding in press.
- R. Yang, G. Chen, G.J. Snyder, and J.-P. Fleurial, " Geometric Effect on The Transient Cooling of Thermoelectric Coolers, " presented at MRS Fall Meeting, Nov. 26-30, Symposium G: Thermoelectric Materials---Research and Applications, proceeding in press.

## TOP.2000: Journal Papers

- S. Volz and G. Chen, Molecular-dynamics simulation of thermal conductivity of silicon crystals, Physical Review B, Vol. 61, pp. 2651-2656, 2000.
- G. Chen, Phonon heat conduction in nanostructures, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 39, pp. 471-480, 2000.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, Energy conversion in heterostructures for thermionic cooling, Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 4, pp 39-50, 2000.
- G. Chen, Particularities of heat conduction in nanostructures, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, Vol. 2, pp. 199-204, 2000.
- B. Yang and G. Chen,
__Lattice dynamics study of phonon heat conduction in quantum wells__, Physics of Low-Dimensional Structures, Vol. 5/6, pp. 37-48, 2000.[PDF] - S. G. Volz, J. B. Saulnier, G. Chen, and P. Beauchamp, Molecular dynamics of heat transfer in Si/Ge superlattices, High Temperatures - High Pressues, Vol. 32, pp. 709-714, 2000.
- S. Volz, J. B. Saulnier, G. Chen, and P. Beauchamp, Computation of thermal conductivity of Si/Ge superlattices by molecular dynamics techniques, Microelectronics Journal, Vol. 31, pp. 815-819, 2000.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, W. Liu, J. Liu, T. Zeng, D. W. Song, C. D. Moore, G. Chen, K. L. Wang, M. S. Goorsky, T. Radetic, R. Gronsky, T. Koga, and M. S. Dresselhaus, Thermal conductivity of symmetrically strained Si/Ge superlattices, Superlattices and Microstructures, Vol. 28, pp. 199-206, 2000.
- A. Khitun, A. Balandin, K. L. Wang, and G. Chen, Enhancement of the thermoelectric figure of merit of Si1-xGex quantum wires due to spatial confinement of acoustic phonons, Physica E, Vol. 8, pp. 13-18, 2000.
- A. Khitun, K. L. Wang, and G. Chen, Thermoelectric figure of merit enhancement in a quantum dot superlattice, Nanotechnology, Vol. 11, pp. 327-331, 2000.
- J. L. Liu, K. L. Wang, C. D. Moore, M. S. Goorsky, T. Borca-Tasciuc, and G. Chen, Experimental study of a surfactant-assisted SiGe graded layer and a symmetrically strained Si/Ge superlattice for thermoelectric applications, Thin Solid Films, Vol. 369, pp. 121-125, 2000.
- D. W. Song, W. L. Liu, T. Zeng, T. Borca-Tasciuc, G. Chen, J. C. Caylor, and T. D. Sands, Thermal conductivity of skutterudite thin films and superlattices, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 77, pp. 3854-3856, 2000.
- G. Chen, T. Zeng, T. Borca-Tasciuc, and D. Song, Phonon engineering in nanostructures for solid-state energy conversion, Materials Science and Engineering A, Vol. 292, pp. 155-161, 2000.

## TOP2000: Conference Papers

- B. Yang and G. Chen,"Lattice Dynamics Study of Anisotropic Heat Conduction in Superlattices," Proc. 2000 MRS Spring Meeting, Symposium Z.
- D. Song, G. Chen, S. Cho, Y. Kim, J. Ketterson,"Thermal Conductivity of Bi/Sb Superlattice," Proc. 2000 MRS Spring Meeting, Symposium Z.
- R. Kumar, R. Yang, G. Chen, and J.-P. Fleurial,"Transient Thermoelectric Cooling of Thin Film Devices," Proc. 2000 MRS Spring Meeting, Symposium Z.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, W.L. Liu, G. Chen, J.L. Liu and K.L. Wang,"Microfabricated Testing Structures for Thermoelectric Property Characterization," Proc. 2000 MRS Spring Meeting, Symposium Z.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, D. Achimov, W. L. Liu, G. Chen, H.-W. Ren, C.-H. Lin, and S. S. Pei,"Thermal Conductivity of InAs/AlSb Superlattices," Proceedings of the International Conference on Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomina in Microscale, pp. 369-372, Ed. G. P. Celeta, Banff, Canada, October 15-20, 2000.
- B. Yang and G. Chen,"Lattice Dynamics Study of Anisotropy of Heat Conduction in Superlattices," Proceedings of the International Conference on Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomina in Microscale, pp. 364-368, Ed. G. P. Celeta, Banff, Canada, October 15-20, 2000.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen,"Nonequilibrium Electron and Phonon Transport in Heterostructures for Energy Conversion," Proc. International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2000, Orlando, ASME HTD-Vol. 366-2, pp. 361-372.
- J. Yao, C.-J. Kim, and G. Chen,"Design of Thermoelectric Thin Film Coolers," Proc. International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2000, Orlando, ASME HTD-Vol. 366-2, pp. 245-251.
- R. Kumar, D. Achimov, T. Zeng, and G. Chen,"Thermal Conductivity of Nanochanneled Alumina," Proc. International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2000, Orlando, ASME HTD-Vol. 366-2, pp. 393-398.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, W. L. Liu, G. Chen, J. L. Liu, K. L. Wang,"Anisotropic Thermal Conductivity of Si/Ge Quantum Dots Superlattice," Proc. International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2000, Orlando, ASME HTD-Vol. 366-2, pp. 381-384.
- G. Chen and T. Zeng,"Nonequilibrium Phonon and Electron Transport in Thin Films and Superlattices," Keynote Address, Proceedings of the International Conference on Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomina in Microscale, pp. 1-11, Ed. G. P. Celeta, Banff, Canada, October 15-20, 2000.
- G. Chen,"Thermal Consideration in Design of Heterostructure Electronic and Photonic Devices," 2000 SPIE Terahertz and Gigahertz Electronics and Photonics Conference, San Diego, July 30-August 4, 2000.

## TOP.1999: Journal Papers

- S.G. Volz and G. Chen, Lattice dynamic simulation of silicon thermal conductivity, Physica B, Condensed Matter, Vol. 263-264, pp. 709-712, 1999. [PDF]
- M.S. Dresselhaus, G. Dresselhaus, X. Sun, Z. Zhang, S.B. Cronin, T. Koga, J.Y. Ying, and G. Chen, The promise of low-dimensional thermoelectric materials, Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 3, pp. 89-100, 1999. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Phonon wave heat conduction in thin films and superlattices, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 121, 945-953, 1999. [PDF]
- S. Volz and G. Chen, Molecular dynamics simulation of thermal conductivity of silicon nanowires, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 75, pp. 2056-2058, 1999. [PDF]
- G. Chen, T. Borca-Tasciuc, B. Yang, D. Song, W.L. Liu, T. Zeng, and D.-A. Achimov, Heat Conduction Mechanisms and Phonon Engineering in Superlattice Structures, Thermal Science and Engineering, Vol. 7, pp. 43-51, 1999.

## TOP1999: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, T. Zeng, T. Borca-Tasciuc, and D.Song, 1999, "Phonon Engineering in Nanostructures for Solid-State EnergyConversion," invited paper presented at International Union of Materials ResearchSociety-International Conference on Advanced Materials, Beijing, China, June 14-18, 1999.
- G. Chen and S. Volz, 1999, "MolecularDynamic Simulation from Nanoscale to Macroscale," Overview talk presented at117th Xiangshan Conference: Thermophysics and Heat Transfer in Extreme Cases, conferenceabstract.
- G. Chen, "Report on the 2ndMicrotherm Workshop and Tutorial," presented to the DOE Council of EngineeringEnergy Research, Santa Monica, CA.
- G. Chen, "ThermoelectricMicro-Coolers and Micro Power Generators," panel presentation (Thermal MEMSPanel) at 1999 National Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, August 15-17,1999.
- T. Borca Tasciuc and G. Chen, "Diode-laser based scanning laser thermoelectric microscope for thermal diffusivity characterization of thin films on semiconductor substrates," 1999 National Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, August 15-17,1999.
- G. Chen, "Phonon Engineering inNanostructures," Office of Naval Research Workshop on Thermally EngineeredMaterials, Dec. 10, 1999.
- G. Chen, "Phonon Engineering and HeatTransfer in Nanostructures," Department of Defense Workshop on Applied Physics ofNanostructures and Nanomaterials, Dec. 16-17, 1999.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, 1999, "Microscale Heat Transfer in Thin Films: Impacts of Thermal Boundary Resistance and Internal Heat Generation," by T. Zeng and G. Chen, at the 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Thermal Engineering Conference, San Diego, March 15-18, CD-ROM Proceedings, 1999.
- Volz, S.G., Saulnier, J.B., Chen, G., and Beauchamp, P., "Computation of Thermal Conductivity of Superlattices by Molecular Dynamics Techniques," Presented at 15th European Conference on Thermophysical Properties, September 5-9, 1999, Wuerzburg, Germany.

## TOP.1998: Journal Papers

- G. Chen, Thermal conductivity and ballistic phonon transport in cross-plane direction of superlattices, Physical Review B., Vol. 57, pp. 14958-14973, 1998.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc and G. Chen, Applicability of photothermal radiometry for temperature measurement of semiconductors, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 41, pp. 2279-2285, 1998.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc and G. Chen, Thin-film thermophysical property characterization by scanning laser thermoelectric microscope, International Journal of Thermophysics, Vol. 119, pp. 557-567, 1998.

## TOP1998: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, 1998 "Towards PhononEngineering in Microelectronic and Microthermoelectric Devices," invitedpresentation at the DSRC/DARPA Study: Thermal Management for Compact Systems, Arlington,Virginia, February 5-6.
- G. Chen, S. G., Volz, T. Borca-Tasciuc, T.Zeng, D. Song, K.L. Wang, and M.S. Dresselhaus, 1998,"Phonon Engineering inSuperlattices," Invited paper at the MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts,1998, MRS Proc. Vol. 545, pp. 357-368.
- G. Chen, V. Sabastian, S. Zhou, and T.Borca-Tasciuc, 1998, "Phonon Heat Conduction in Nanostructures," plenarypaper presented at Eurotherm Conference, 57: Microscale Heat Transfer, Poitier, France,July 8-10, proceeding in press.
- G. Chen, 1998, "Heat Conduction inLow-Dimensional Structures," invited paper presented at 5th InternationalConference on Solid-State and Integrated-Circuit Technology, Beijing, China, October21-23, Conference Proc., p. 860.
- G. Chen, 1998, "Perspective ofThermoelectric Cooling for Internal Cool Electronics," invited presentation atthe IEEE Workshop on Internal Cool Electronics, Marriot Hotel, Washington, DC., Oct.15-16.
- G. Chen, 1998, "Microscale HeatTransfer in Photonic Structures and Devices," Panel Presentation at 1998 IMECE,Anaheim, CA, Nov. 14-20.
- G. Chen, 1998, "Wave Effects on Heat Conduction in Thin Films," presented at AIAA/ASME Joint Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, June 15-18, ASME HTD-Vol. 357-3, pp. 205-213.
- S. G. Volz and G. Chen, 1998 "Molecular Dynamics Simulation of The Thermal Conductivity of Bulk and Nanostructured Silicon," 1998 IMECE, Anaheim, CA, Nov. 14-20, ASME HTD-Vol. 361-4, pp. 199-208.
- S. Volz and G. Chen 1998, "Heat Conduction in Si Nanowires," presented at Eurotherm Seminar No. 57, Microscale Heat Transfer, July 9-11, Piotiers, France, Proc. In press.
- S.Q. Zhou, G. Chen, J.L. Liu, X.Y. Zheng, and K.L. Wang, 1998, "Anisotropic Thermal Conductivity of Si/SiGe Superlattices," at 1998 IMECE, Anaheim, CA, Nov. 14-20, ASME HTD-Vol. 361-4, pp. 248-254.
- G. Chen, S.Q. Zhou, D.Y. Yao, CJ Kim, X.Y. Zheng, J.L. Liu, and K. L. Wang, 1998, "Heat Conduction in Alloy-Based Superlattices," 17th International Conference on Thermoelectrics. Proceedings ICT98 Nagoya, Japan, 24-28 May 1998, pp. 202-205.
- G. Dresselhaus, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z. Zhang, Z., X. Sun, J. Ying, and G. Chen, 1998, "Modeling thermoelectric behavior in Bi nano-wires," 17th International Conference on Thermoelectrics. Proceedings ICT98 Nagoya, Japan, 24-28 May 1998, pp. 43-46.
- X., Sun, G. Chen, K.L., Wang, K.L., M.S. Dresselhaus, 1998, "Theoretical modeling of the thermoelectric figure of merit in Si/Si1-xGex quantum well structures," 17th International Conference on Thermoelectrics. Proceedings ICT98 Nagoya, Japan, 24-28 May 1998,p. 47-50.
- M.S. Dresselhaus, T., Koga, X. Sun, S.B. Cronin, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, (Invited) 1998, "Low Dimensional Thermoelectrics," 17th International Conference on Thermoelectrics. Proceedings ICT98 Nagoya, Japan, 24-28 May 1998, pp. 12-20.
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, D. Song, J.L. Liu, G. Chen, K.L. Wang, X. Sun, M.S. Dresselhaus, T. Radetic, and R. Gronsky, 1998, "Anisotropic Thermal Conductivity of Si/Ge Superlattices," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 473-478.
- T. Zeng and G. Chen, 1998, "Hot Electron Effects on Thermionic Cooling," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 467-472.
- M.S. Dresselhaus, Z. Zhang, X. Sun, J.Y. Ying, J. Heremans, G. Dresselhaus, and G. Chen, (Invited), 1998, "Prospects for Bismuth Nanowires As Thermoelectrics," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 369-314.
- X. Sun, M.S. Dresselhaus, Z. Zhang, and G. Chen, "Characterization of Bismuth Nanowire Arrays," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545.
- X. Sun, J.Liu, S.B. Cronin, K.L. Wang, G. Chen, T. Koga, and M.S. Dresselhaus, 1998, "Experimental Study of the Effect of Quantum Well Structures on the Thermoelectric Figure of Merit in Si/SixGe1-x System," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 369-314.
- B. Dunn, W.-N. Shen, F. Ragot, M. Goorsky, C. Moore, G. Chen, R. Gronsky (Invited), 998, "Preparation and Properties of Porous Bismuth Films," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 369-314.
- J. Liu, A. Balandin, T. Borca-Tascius, Y.S. Tang, K.L. Wang, G. Chen, 1998, "Experimental Study of Phonon-folding in Si/SiGe Structures Designed for Thermoelectric Applications," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Vol. 545, pp. 111-116.

## TOP.1997: Journal Papers

- G. Chen, Size and interface effects on thermal conductivity of superlattices and periodic thin-film structures, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 119, pp. 220-229, 1997. [PDF]
- G. Chen, T. Borca-Tasciuc, and R.B. Fair, Photon effect on radiative properties of silicon during rapid thermal processing, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 82, pp. 830-835, 1997. [PDF]
- G. Chen, Wave effects on radiative transfer in absorbing and emitting thin-film media, Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 1, pp. 215-224, 1997. [PDF]
- T. Borca-Tasciuc and G. Chen, Temperature measurement of fine wires by photothermal radiometry, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 68, pp. 8040-8043, 1997. [PDF]
- G. Chen and M. Neagu, Thermal conductivity and heat transfer in superlattices, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 71, pp. 2761-2763, 1997. [PDF]
- T. Koga, X. Sun, S.B. Cronin, M.S.Dresselhaus, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen, Models for low-dimensional thermoelectricity, Journal of Computer-Aided Materials Design, Vol. 82, pp. 830-835, 1997. [PDF]

## TOP1997: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, 1997, K.L. Wang, and M.S.Dresselhaus, "Quantum Structures for Thermal Management of MicroelectronicDevices," invited presentation at the DARPA Workshop on MicroelectronicsThermal Management, Arlington, December 11-12
- Chen, M. Neagu, and T. Borca-Tasciuc, 1997, "Thermal Conductivity and Heat Transfer in Superlattices," presented at 1997 MRS Spring Meeting, March 31 - April 4, San Francisco, MRS Proc. Vol. 478, pp. 85-89
- G. Chen and T. Borca-Tasciuc, 1997, "Scanning Laser Thermoelectric Microscopy for Thin-Film Thermal Conductivity Measurement," presented at 13th Int. Symposium on Thermophysical Properties, June 22-26, Boulder, Colorado, Conf. Proceeding in CD ROM
- T. Borca-Tasciuc, G. Chen, D.W. Wang, and K.L. Wang, 1997, "Thermal Conductivity Measurement and Microscopy of Thin Film Structures," presented at 16th Int. Thermoelectrics Conference, August 25-29, Dresden, Germany, Proceedings of ICT'97, pp. 726-729
- M.S. Dresselhaus, T. Koga, X. Sun, S.B. Cronin, K.L. Wang, and G. Chen (Invited), 1997, "Low Dimensional Thermoelectrics," presented at 16th Int. Thermoelectrics Conference, August 25-29, Dresden, Germany, Proceedings of ICT'97, pp. 12-20

## TOP.1996: Journal Papers

- X.Y. Yu, L. Zhang, and G. Chen, Thermal-wave measurement of thin-film thermal diffusivity with different laser beam configurations, Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 67, pp. 2312-2316, 1996.
- G. Chen, Nonlocal and nonequilibrium heat conduction in the vicinity of nanoparticles, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 118, pp. 539-545, 1996.
- G. Chen, Optical effect on thermal emission from semiconductors, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 69, pp. 512-513, 1996.

## TOP1996: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, 1996, "Thermal Issues inSemiconductor Lasers," Panel presentation at the 1996 International MechanicalEngineering Congress, Atlanta, Georgia, November 17-22.
- G. Chen and T. Borca-Tasciuc, 1996, "Photothermal Pyrometry for Temperature Measurement," presented at 1996 National Heat Transfer Conference, Houston, August 3-5, ASME HTD-Vol. 327, pp. 47-54
- M. Bunzendahl, X.Y. Yu, G. Chen, and P. Hui, 1996, "Thermal Diffusivity of Free Standing Diamond Film," presented at 1996 National Heat Transfer Conference, Houston, August 3-5, ASME HTD-Vol. 323, pp. 131-136
- G. Chen, 1996, "Size and Interface Effects on Thermal Conductivity of Periodic Thin Film Structures," presented at 1996 National Heat Transfer Conference, Houston, August 3-5, ASME HTD-Vol. 323, pp.121-130
- G. Chen, 1996, "Heat Transport in the Perpendicular Direction of Superlattices and Periodic Thin-Film Structures," presented at 1996 International Mechanical Engineering Congress, DSC-Vol. 59, pp. 13-24
- G. Chen, T. Borca-Tasciuc, and R.B. Fair, 1996, "Fundamental Limit on the Use of Pyrometry for Rapid Thermal Processing," presented at the 4th International Conference on rapid Thermal Processing of Semiconductors, Boise, Idaho, September 11-13, RTP'96, pp. 157-163

## TOP.1995: Journal Papers

- G. Chen, A comparative study on the thermal characteristics of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 77, pp. 4152-4258, 1995. [PDF]
- X.Y. Yu, G. Chen, A. Verma, and J.S. Smith, Temperature dependence of thermophysical properties of GaAs/AlAs periodic structure, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 67, pp. 3554-3556, 1995. [PDF]

## TOP1995: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, 1995, "Thermal Phenomena atMicron and Nanoscale," NSF/DOE Workshop on AdvancedThermal Manufacturing and Materials Processing, Leesburg, Virginia, May 25-26
- X.Y. Yu, L. Zhang, and G. Chen, 1995, "Laser-Assisted AC Measurement of Thin-Film Thermal Diffusivity with Different Laser Beam Configurations," presented at the 23rd International Thermal Conductivity Conference, October 29-November 1, 1995, Nashville, Tennessee, in Thermal Conductivity Vol. 23, pp. 195-208
- G. Chen, 1995, "Nonlocal and Nonequilibrium Heat Conduction Around Nanoparticles," Symposium on Thermal Sciences and Engineering in Honor of Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien, pp. 161-169, November, 1995, Berkeley, California

## TOP.1994: Journal Papers

- G. Chen, M.A. Hadley, and J.S. Smith, Pulsed and continuous-wave thermal characteristics of external-cavity surface-emitting laser diodes, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 76, 3261-3271, 1994.
- C.L. Tien and G. Chen, Challenges in microscale conductive and radiative heat transfer, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 116, pp. 799-807, 1994.
- G. Chen, C.L. Tien, X. Wu, and J.S. Smith, Thermal diffusivity measurement of GaAs/AlGaAs thin-film structures, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 116, pp. 325-331, 1994.
- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, Thermally-induced optical nonlinearity during transient heating of thin films, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 116, pp. 311-316, 1994.
- P.M. Norris, G. Chen, and C.L. Thien, Size effects on the temperature rise in vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser diodes, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 37, Suppl. 1, pp. 9-17, 1994.

## TOP1994: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, Comparison of Thermal Characteristics of Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers, ASME HTD-Vol. 291, pp. 1-10, presented at ASME Winter Annual Meeting, November 7-13, 1994, Chicago, Illinois
- G. Chen, M.A. Hadley, and J.S. Smith, 1994, "Heat Generation and Temperature Rise in External-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser Diodes," ASME-HTD Vol. 23-34, presented at the 6th AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Colorado Spring, Colorado, June 20-23, 1994
- G. Chen and X.Y. Yu, 1994, "Thermal Diffusivity of GaAs/AlAs Superlattice," AIAA Paper No. 94-1964, presented at 6th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysical and Heat Transfer Conference, June 20-23, 1994, Colorado Spring, Colorado

## TOP.1993: Journal Papers

- K. Richter, G. Chen, and C.L. Tien "Partial Coherence Theory of Multilayer Thin-Film Optical Properties," Optical Engineering, Vol. 32, pp.1897-1903. [PDF]
- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, Thermal conductivity of quantum well structures, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 7, pp. 311-318. [PDF]
- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, Internal reflection effects on transient photothermal reflectance, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 74, pp. 3461-3466, 1993. [PDF]
- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, Facet heating of quantum well lasers, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 74, pp. 2167-2174. [PDF]

## TOP1993: Conference Papers

- G. Chen, C.L. Tien, X. Wu, and J.S. Smith, 1993, "Measurement of Thermal Diffusivity of GaAs/AlGaAs Thin-Film Structures," ASME Paper No. 93-WA/HT-8, presented at the ASME Winter Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 28-December 3, 1993

## TOP.1992: Journal Papers

- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, Partial Coherence Theory of Thin Film Radiative Properties, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, pp. 636-643, 1992.
- P.E. Phelan, G. Chen, and C.L. Tien, Thickness-Dependent Radiative Properties of Y-Ba-Cu-O Thin Films, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, pp. 227-233, 1992.
- C. Peng, T. Zeng, and G. Chen, Free Convection About Vertical Needles Embedded in a Saturated Porous Medium, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 6, pp. 558-561, 1992.

## TOP1992: Conference Papers

- G. Chen and presented at 30th C.L. Tien, 1992, "Thermal Conductivity of Quantum Well Structures," AIAA Paper No. 92-0707, Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Reno, Nevada, January 6-9, 1992
- G. Chen and C.L. Tien, 1992, "Thermally-Induced Optical Non linearity during Transient Heating of Thin Films," ASME HTD-Vol. 203, pp. 161-167, presented at the 28th National Heat Transfer Conference, San Diego, California, August 9-12, 1992
- K. Richter, G. Chen, and C.L. Tien, 1992, "Partial Coherence Theory of Multilayer Thin-Film Optical Properties," SPIE Vol. 1821, pp. 284-295, presented at SPIE's OE/Technology'92 Symposium, Boston, Massachusetts, November 15-20
- C.L. Tien and G. Chen, 1992 (Invited), "Challenges in Microscale Radiative and Conductive Heat Transfer," ASME HTD-Vol. 227, pp. 1-12, presented at the ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, November 8-13

## TOP.Books

- G. Chen, Nanoscale Energy Transfer and Conversion, Oxford University Press, January 2005. ISBN 019515942X
- V. Prasad, Y. Jaluria, and G. Chen, editors,
__Annual Review of Heat Transfer, vol. 14__, Begell House, 2005. - J. P. Heremans, G. Chen, M.S. Dresselhaus, and G.Dresselhaus,
__Thermoelectricity: Thermoelectric and Thermomagnetic Transport in Low-Dimensional and Nanoscale Materials__, Springer Verlag, in preparation

## TOP.Book Chapters

- J. Tong, A. Mercedes, G. Chen and S.V. Boriskina, Local Field Topology behind Light Localization and Metamaterial Topological Transitions, Chapter 8 in Singular and Chiral Nanoplasmonics, Eds. S.V. Boriskina and N.I. Zheludev, Pan Stanford Publishing, 2014.
- G. Chen and Jacob Karni, "Introduction: Challenges and Opportunities in Solar Thermal Technologies", Annual Review of Heat Transfer, vol. 14, pp. 1-6, 2012.
- K. McEnaney, D. Kraemer and G. Chen, "Direct Heat-to-Electricity Conversion of Solar Energy", Annual Review of Heat Transfer, vol. 14, pp. 179-230, 2012.[PDF]
- Z. F. Ren, G. Chen and M. S. Dresselhaus, "Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials", in CRC Handbook, Ed. D. M. Rowe, Taylor&Francis.
- D. Kraemer, K. McEnaney, Z. F. Ren and G. Chen, "Solar Thermoelectric Power Conversion", in CRC Handbook, Ed., D. M. Rowe, Taylor&Francis, 2012. [PDF]
- Q. Hao and G. Chen, "Frequency-Dependent Monte Carlo Simulations of Phonon Transport in Nanostructures", in Applications of Monte Carlo Simulations In Science and Engineering, Shaul Mordechai, Intech, Chap. 29, pp. 707-734, ISBN 78-953-307-691-1.
- S. Shen and G. Chen, Molecular Gas Film Lubrication, Encyclopedia of Tribology, Eds. Q.J. Wang and Y.-W. Chang, Springer.
- C. Dames and G. Chen, "Thermal Conductivity of Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials,"
__CRC Handbook__, Ed. M. Rowe, Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, 2006. - R.G. Yang and G. Chen, Phonon and Coupled Electron-Phonon Transport in
__Semiconductor Nanostructures, Handbook of Theoretical and Computational Nanotechnology__, eds. M. Rieth and W. Schommers, American Scientific Publishers, 2006 - A. Narayanaswamy and G. Chen, "Direct Computation of Thermal Emission from Nanostructures,"
__Annual Review of Heat Transfer, Vol. 14__, pp. 169-196, 2005. - M. S. Dresselhaus, G. Dresselhaus, J. Heremans, and G. Chen,
"Low-Dimensional Thermoelectricity,"
__CRC Handbook: Molecular and Nano-electronics: Concepts, Challenges, and Designs__, Ed. Y. Gogotsi, CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, Florida, USA, 2005. - T. Borca-Tasciuc and G. Chen, "Thin-Film Thermal Conductivity Measurement Techniques," in
__Thermal Conductivity: Theory, Properties, and Applications__, T.M. Tritt, Ed., Kluwar Press, New York, 2004. - B. Yang and G. Chen, "Experimental Studies on Thermal Conductivity of Thin Films and Superlattice Materials,"
__Thermal Conductivity: Theory, Properties, and Applications__, T.M. Tritt, Ed., Kluwar Press, New York, 2004. - G. Chen, D. Borca-Tasciuc, R.G. Yang, "Nanoscale Heat Transfer,"
__Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology__, H.S. Nalwa, Ed., American Scientific Publishers, 2004. - B. Yang and G. Chen, "Phonon Heat Conduction in Superlattices," in
__Chemistry, Physics, and Materials Science for Thermoelectric Materials: Beyond Bismuth Telluride__, Ed. M.G. Kanatzidis, T.P. Hogan, S.D. Mahanti, pp. 147-167, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publisher, New York, 2003 - G. Chen, B. Yang, and W.L. Liu, "Engineering Nanostructures for Energy Conversion," in
__Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale and Nanoscale Structures__, Ed. M. Faghri and B. Sunden, WIT Press, Southamption, UK, 2003. - G. Chen, "Phonon Heat Conduction in Low-Dimensional Structures,"
__Semiconductors and Semimetals, Recent Trends in Thermoelectric Materials Research III__, Vol. 71, pp. 203-259, Ed. T. Tritt, Academic Press, San Diego, 2001. - G. Chen, 1996, "Heat Transfer in Micro- and Nanoscale Photonic Devices," Annual Review of Heat Transfer, Ed., C.L. Tien, Vol. VII, 1-57.