Workshop: „Thermal conductivity in reduced dimensions: 3 Omega method and beyond“

Organized by the German Priority Program SPP 1386 and Institute of Materials Physics

May 27./28., 2010 at the University of Göttingen

Thursday May 27.
11:00 Opening
11:10-11:50 Johannes Kimling, Hamburg, Introduction to 3ω method (Tutorial) (30+10 min.)
11:50-13:00 Alexandre Jacquot, Freiburg, Applications of 3ω method (Tutorial) (60+10 min.)
13:00-14:00 Lunch buffet
14:00-15:30 David Cahill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Invited talk +Discussion
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00–16:40 Armando Rastelli, Dresden, Cross-plane thermal conductivity measurements of thin Si layers with embedded Ge dots (30+10 min.)
16:40–17:00 Stefanie Wiedigen, Manuel Feuchter, 3ω measurements of thermal conductivity in oxide thin films (15+5 min.)
17:00–17:20 A. Stranz, 3ω measurements of thermal conductivity of single silicon pillars (15+5 min.)
17:20–17:40 Christian Mix, 3ω measurements using a passive circuit (15+5 min.)
17:40–18:00 Johannes Kimling, Thermal characterization of wires using the 3ω self-heating method (15+5 min.)
19:30 Dinner, City Center

Friday May 28.
9:00 – 10:00 Friedemann Völklein, Wiesbaden, Invited talk + Discussion
10:00 – 10:20 Niklas Stein, Laser flash method – an alternative approach for thermal conducitivty measurements (15+5 min.)
10:20 – 10:40 Christian Jooss, Atomic resolution of mechanisms for minimum thermal conductivity in misfit layered (Ca2CoO3)0.62CoO2 (15+5 min.)
10:40-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Focused lab tours including presentation of 3ω facility in Goettingen
12:30-13:30 Lunch
14:15: SFB seminar, D. Cahill

Workshop location:
Georg-August-University Göttingen
Faculty of Physics
Friedrich-Hundt-Platz 1
37077 Göttingen

Seminarroom Institute of Materials Physics (C3.101)
Registration costs per participant: 60 Euro
(Includes Coffee, snacks, cakes, lunch buffet (2 days), workshop dinner)