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 Holger Kleinke

Prof. Dr. Holger Kleinke

Department of Chemistry
Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
Phone (519) 888-4567 ext. 33577
Fax (519) 746-0435
Email: kleinke@uwaterloo.ca

Topics of Research

Inorganic Solid State Chemistry. Thermoelectric materials.
(High temperature) synthesis, structure determination, transport properties, magnetic and thermochemical properties (equipment). Band structures (EH, LMTO). Correlations between crystal structure, electronic structure, and physical properties. Unusual Sb-Sb and Te-Te bonding, square net distortions, structure maps.