Accession Number : AD0674364

Title :   THE ENERGY DERIVATIVE OF AN INTEGRAL OVER THE FERMI SURFACE, AND ITS APPLICATION TO MOTT'S FORMULA FOR THE DIFFUSION THERMOELECTRIC POWER,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF PURE PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Jan,J.-P.

Report Date : 09 FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The integral of an arbitrary function of the wave vector, over a surface of constant energy, is considered, and its derivative with respect to energy is calculated, without any simplifying assumptions. The result is applied to the diffusion thermoelectric power of a metal. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BAND THEORY OF SOLIDS, METALS), (*SEEBECK EFFECT, METALS), CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, RELAXATION TIME, ANISOTROPY, DIFFUSION, CANADA

Subject Categories : Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE