Thermoelectric modules based on melt-mixed polypropylene/CNT composites

Petra Pötschke, Jinji Luo, Beate Krause
Abteilung Funktionale Nanokomposite und Blends, Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V., Hohe Str. 6, 01069 Dresden, Germany

The thermoelectric characterization of polypropylene/CNT composites is presented. It is shown how the addition of various additives can produce p- and n-type materials, which are essential for a thermoelectric module.