Jan-Willem Bos


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Bos Group - Energy Materials

  Welcome to the Bos group pages. We are an experimental solid state chemistry group with an interest in materials that may underpin current and future energy technologies.  

Left to right: Jan-Willem Bos, Maryana Asaad, Sonia Barczak and Srinivas Popuri.



  • Jan-Willem is Guest Editor for a Special Issue on "Half-Heusler, Silicide and Zintl-type Thermoelectric Materials" in Materials. Further information and manuscript submission following this Link.

  • July 2017 - Srinivas gave a last minute oral presentation on SnSe at the European Conference on Solid State Chemistry in Glasgow. Daniella and Maryana presented posters on half-Heuslers.

  • June 2017 - Our paper on the similarities between SnSe and classical phonon glass electron crystal thermoelectrics is published in Applied Physics Letters. See the publications page for full details.

  • May 2017 - Jan-Willem co-organises and gives a talk at the Quantum, Electronic and Magnetic Materials meeting at the Centre for Science at Extreme Conditions at the University of Edinburgh.

  • April 2017 - Jan-Willem was on the Programme Committee and chaired a session on Distortions and Dynamics at the BCA Spring Meeting in Lancaster.

  • April 2017 - Jan-Willem gave an invited talk on our half-Heusler research at the ETP-SHFCA: Energy Storage in a Changing World Meeting in Edinburgh.

  • March 2017 - Many congratulations to Maryana for successfully defending her PhD thesis on TiCoSb-based half-Heusler thermoelectrics. Well done Dr Asaad!


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