Energy Conversion



  1. Andrey Gunawan, Abhishek K. Singh, Richard A. Simmons, Megan W. Haynes, Alexander Limia, Jong Min Ha, Peter A. Kottke, Andrei G. Fedorov, Seung Woo Lee, Shannon K. Yee, A Cost-Performance Analysis of a Sodium Heat Engine for Distributed Concentrating Solar Power, Advanced Sustainable Systems, (2020), 10.1002/adsu.201900104. Read More.
  2. 2019

  3. Hend M. Elmoughni, Akanksha K. Menon, Rylan M. W. Wolfe, Shannon K. Yee, A Textile-Integrated Polymer Thermoelectric Generator for Body Heat Harvesting, Advanced Materials Technologies, (2019), 10.1002/admt.201800708. Read More.
  4. Andrey Gunawan, Richard A. Simmons, Megan W. Haynes, Daniel Moreno, Akanksha K. Menon, Marta C. Hatzell, Shannon K. Yee, Techno-Economics of Cogeneration Approaches for Combined Power and Desalination From Concentrated Solar Power, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, (2019), 10.1115/1.4042061. Read More.
  5. Dudong Feng, Eric J. Tervo, Shannon K. Yee, Zhuomin M. Zhang, Effect of Evanescent Waves on the Dark Current of Thermophotovoltaic Cells, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, (2019), 10.1080/15567265.2019.1683106. Read More.
  6. 2018

  7. Alexander Limia, Peter Kottke, Andrei G. Fedorov, Shannon K. Yee, Thermal modeling and efficiency of a dual-stage sodium heat engine, Applied Thermal Engineering, (2018), 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.09.071. Read More.
  8. 2017

  9. Alexander Limia, Jong Min Ha, Peter Kottke, Andrey Gunawan, Andrei G. Fedorov, Seung Woo Lee, Shannon K. Yee, A dual-stage sodium thermal electrochemical converter (Na-{TEC}), Journal of Power Sources, (2017), 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2017.10.022. Read More.
  10. Kiarash Gordiz, Akanksha K. Menon, Shannon K. Yee, Interconnect patterns for printed organic thermoelectric devices with large fill factors, Journal of Applied Physics, (2017), 10.1063/1.4989589. Read More.
  11. Mohsen Torabi, Nader Karimi, G.P. Peterson, Shannon Yee, Challenges and progress on the modelling of entropy generation in porous media: A review, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, (2017), 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.06.021. Read More.
  12. 2016

  13. Akanksha K. Menon, Shannon K. Yee, Design of a polymer thermoelectric generator using radial architecture, Journal of Applied Physics, (2016), 10.1063/1.4941101. Read More.
  14. Krishnamraju Ankireddy, Akanksha K. Menon, Brian Iezzi, Shannon K. Yee, Mark D. Losego, Jesse S. Jur, Electrical Conductivity, Thermal Behavior, and Seebeck Coefficient of Conductive Films for Printed Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting Systems, Journal of Electronic Materials, (2016), 10.1007/s11664-016-4780-2. Read More.
  15. Jefferson Dixon, Aravindh Rajan, Steven Bohlemann, Dusan Coso, Ajay D. Upadhyaya, Ajeet Rohatgi, Steven Chu, Arun Majumdar, Shannon Yee, Evaluation of a Silicon 90Sr Betavoltaic Power Source, Scientific Reports, (2016), 10.1038/srep38182. Read More.
  16. Akanksha K. Menon, Olivia Meek, Arnold J. Eng, Shannon K. Yee, Radial thermoelectric generator fabricated from n- and p-type conducting polymers, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, (2016), 10.1002/app.44060. Read More.
  17. 2015

  18. Terry J. Hendricks, Shannon Yee, Saniya LeBlanc, Cost Scaling of a Real-World Exhaust Waste Heat Recovery Thermoelectric Generator: A Deeper Dive, Journal of Electronic Materials, (2015), 10.1007/s11664-015-4201-y. Read More.
  19. 2014

  20. Saniya LeBlanc, Shannon K. Yee, Matthew L. Scullin, Chris Dames, Kenneth E. Goodson, Material and manufacturing cost considerations for thermoelectrics, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, (2014), 10.1016/j.rser.2013.12.030. Read More.
  21. 2013

  22. Shannon K. Yee, Saniya LeBlanc, Kenneth E. Goodson, Chris Dames, $ per W metrics for thermoelectric power generation: beyond ZT, Energy Environ. Sci., (2013), 10.1039/c3ee41504j. Read More.
  23. Shannon K. Yee, Nelson E. Coates, Arun Majumdar, Jeffrey J. Urban, Rachel A. Segalman, Thermoelectric power factor optimization in PEDOT:PSS tellurium nanowire hybrid composites, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2013), 10.1039/c3cp44558e. Read More.
  24. Nelson E. Coates, Shannon K. Yee, Bryan McCulloch, Kevin C. See, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman, Jeffrey J. Urban, Effect of Interfacial Properties on Polymer-Nanocrystal Thermoelectric Transport, Advanced Materials, (2013), 10.1002/adma.201203915. Read More.
  25. 2011

  26. Shannon K. Yee, Jonathan A. Malen, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman, Thermoelectricity in Fullerene-Metal Heterojunctions, Nano Letters, (2011), 10.1021/nl2014839. Read More.
  27. 2010

  28. Jonathan A. Malen, Shannon K. Yee, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman, Fundamentals of energy transport, energy conversion, and thermal properties in organic-inorganic heterojunctions, Chemical Physics Letters, (2010), 10.1016/j.cplett.2010.03.028. Read More.



  1. Andrey Gunawan, Aravindh Rajan, David M. Rodin, Patrick Creamer, Shannon K. Yee, New directions in thermoelectric and thermal-electric cooling, (2017), 10.1117/12.2257359. Read More
  2. 2012

  3. Shannon K. Yee, Nelson Coates, Jeffrey J. Urban, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman, A High-Performance Solution-Processable Hybrid Thermoelectric Material, (2012), 10.1115/mnhmt2012-75002. Read More
  4. 2010

  5. Shannon K. Yee, Jonathan A. Malen, Pramod Reddy, Rachel A. Segalman, Arun Majumdar, Thermoelectricity at the Organic-Inorganic Interface, (2010), 10.1115/ihtc14-22690. Read More