Latest Thermal conductivity Stories
Neutron analysis of the atomic dynamics behind thermal conductivity is helping scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory gain a deeper understanding of how thermoelectric materials work.
By combining high pressure with high temperature, Livermore researchers have created a nanocyrstalline diamond aerogel that could improve the optics for something as big as a telescope or as small as the lenses in eyeglasses.
HANFORD, Calif., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thresher Industries (PinkSheets: THRR) announced today that it has received a purchase order from a California based aftermarket automotive company to further develop its ThermaLite metal matrix composite for use as an enclosure requiring superior thermal conductivity.
Optical data carriers such as DVDs, Blu-rays and CD-RWs store data in layers of so-called "phase change materials".
LANCASTER, Pa., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermacore (www.thermacore.com), a leading provider of advanced thermal solutions, introduces a new line of cold plates that meet the most recent VME64x/VPX standards and supports commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) packaging formats.
Researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) are developing a solid composite material to help cool small, powerful microelectronics used in defense systems.
Researchers from Boston College, MIT, Clemson University and the University of Virginia have used nanotechnology to achieve a 60-90 percent increase in the thermoelectric figure of merit of p-type half-Heusler, a common bulk semiconductor compound.
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Two new thermally conductive silicones offer a variety of performance factors for thermal management challenges in medical devices. Carpinteria, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 13, 2011 NuSil Technology LLC, the global leader in silicone materials for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, introduces two thermally conductive healthcare silicone elastomers.
CHICAGO, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As people become more concerned with the environment and the high cost of energy, many are choosing more energy-efficient products when they update their homes. There is no exception when homeowners are choosing replacement windows.