Some articles on thermoelectric device, thermoelectric:
... also known as the "thermal bump", is a thermoelectric device made from thin-film thermoelectric material embedded in flip chip interconnects (in particular copper pillar solder bumps) for ... The thermal bump uses the thermoelectric effect, which is the direct conversion of temperature differences to electric voltage and vice versa ... Simply put, a thermoelectric device creates a voltage when there is a different temperature on each side, or when a voltage is applied to it, it creates a temperature difference ...
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