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Why does seebeck plate resistance increase due to temperature?

  1. Apr 17, 2015 #1
    I just did a thermoelectric generator from seebeck plate. And when temperature increases, the plate's resistance increases from 12 ohms to 8 M ohms. Why is that and how todeal with it??
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  3. Apr 17, 2015 #2


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    Probably everything you need to know is here: http://www.peltier-info.com/

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