US Patent No. 10,136,854

STRETCHABLE THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL AND THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME


Patent No. 10,136,854
Issue Date November 27, 2018
Title Stretchable Thermoelectric Material And Thermoelectric Device Including The Same
Inventorship Seunghyun Baik, Seoul (KR)
Daewoo Suh, Seoul (KR)
Dongmok Lee, Suwon-si (KR)
Sanghoon Lee, Suwon-si (KR)
Assignee Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Gyeonggi-Do (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,136,854

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.