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Jiangang and colleagues make the cover of PRL with new paper on Ultralow Thermal Conductivity in Full Heusler Semiconductors!

posted Jul 22, 2016, 2:26 PM by Shane Patel   [ updated Jul 27, 2016, 11:55 PM by Max Amsler ]
Jiangang He, Maximilian Amsler, Yi Xia, S. Shahab Naghavi, Vinay I. Hegde, Shiqiang Hao, Stefan Goedecker, Vidvuds Ozoliņš, and Chris Wolverton Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 046602 (2016)

An image from the paper was selected for the cover of PRL! Congratulations to Jiangang, Max, Shahab, Vinay, and Shiqiang!

"Scattering rates for three-phonon interactions for absorption (left) and emission (right) for the R Heusler semiconductor Ba2AuBi at 300 K. Horizontal axes are phonon frequencies; vertical axis is the scattering rate."