US 10,136,854 B2
Stretchable thermoelectric material and thermoelectric device including the same
Seunghyun Baik, Seoul (KR); Daewoo Suh, Seoul (KR); Dongmok Lee, Suwon-si (KR); and Sanghoon Lee, Suwon-si (KR)
Assigned to Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Gyeonggi-Do (KR); and Research & Business Foundation Sungkyunkwan University, Gyeonggi-Do (KR)
Filed by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed on May 28, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/724,220.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2014-0066523 (KR), filed on May 30, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2015/0342523 A1, Dec. 3, 2015
Int. Cl. H01L 35/30 (2006.01); A61B 5/00 (2006.01); H01L 35/32 (2006.01); H01L 35/16 (2006.01); H01L 35/18 (2006.01); H01L 35/22 (2006.01); H01L 35/20 (2006.01); A61B 5/11 (2006.01); H02J 7/35 (2006.01); H01L 35/24 (2006.01); H01L 35/26 (2006.01)
CPC A61B 5/6801 (2013.01) [A61B 5/1118 (2013.01); A61B 5/6802 (2013.01); A61B 5/6831 (2013.01); H01L 35/16 (2013.01); H01L 35/18 (2013.01); H01L 35/20 (2013.01); H01L 35/22 (2013.01); H01L 35/24 (2013.01); H01L 35/26 (2013.01); H01L 35/32 (2013.01); H02J 7/355 (2013.01); A61B 2560/0219 (2013.01); A61B 2562/0276 (2013.01); A61B 2562/12 (2013.01)] 8 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A thermoelectric material, comprising:
a stretchable polymer; and
a thermoelectric structure and electrically conductive material that are mixed together in the stretchable polymer, the thermoelectric structure including a carbon-containing material, wherein
the carbon-containing material includes carbon nanotubes,
the carbon nanotubes are arranged in an array, and
lengths of the carbon nanotubes are parallel to each other.