May, 2012

Researchers Improve Infrared Detectors

May 30th, 2012

A team of researchers from Peking University, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Duke University is harnessing the remarkable properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) to create highly sensitive, “uncooled” photovoltaic infrared detectors. This new…read more

Rehm Thermal Systems Appoints New Sales Director

May 22nd, 2012

Rehm Thermal Systems has appointed Michael Hanke as its new head of worldwide sales. Hanke brings to RTS over 20 years of experience in the electronics and semiconductor production sector. Hanke successfully completed his studies…read more

New Family of Highly Thermally-Conductive Bonding Materials

May 22nd, 2012

Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. has unveiled a new family of highly thermally-conductive bonding and printed materials called THERCOBOND™ for power electronics and photonics applications. THERCOBOND™ materials are specially designed for power electronic device packaging and…read more

All-In-One Closed-Loop CPU Liquid Cooler

May 22nd, 2012

Thermaltake has introduced its WATER2.0 line of liquid coolers and immediate availability of the all-new WATER2.0 Performer and WATER2.0 Pro all-in-one closed-loop CPU liquid coolers. WATER2.0 Series closed-loop CPU liquid coolers are available in three…read more

27-Watt LED Bulb that Replaces 100-watt Incandescent

May 22nd, 2012

GE Lighting has announced a light-emitting diode replacement for the 100-watt incandescent light bulb that packages 27 watts of input power in a standard “A-19” bulb shape. The GE Energy Smart® 27-watt LED bulb incorporates…read more

260W High-Efficiency Open-Frame AC/DC Power Supplies

May 22nd, 2012

Luso Electronics Distribution has announced availability of a series of highly compact AC-DC switching power supplies that deliver up to 260W of power and eliminate the fans and fan controllers required to cool conventional power…read more

Dual Channel Kits for High Capacity and Performance DRAM Modules

May 22nd, 2012

ADATA Technology Co., Ltd. announced a boost to its XPG™ Xtreme Series DDR3 lineup with 2133X 8GB and 16GB dual channel kits. The new ADATA XPG Xtreme Series DDR3 2133X runs at 2133 MHz and…read more

New High-Power IR Emitters with Uniform Optical Beam

May 22nd, 2012

Opto Diode has introduced the second product in the super-high-power series of gallium aluminum arsenide (GaAlAs) infrared (IR) emitters, the OD-110W. Featuring a very uniform optical beam, the new device is designed especially for military…read more

Graphene-Graphite “Quilt” Removes and Spreads Heat from Hot Spots

May 22nd, 2012

A group of researchers at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering have developed a technique to keep cool a semiconductor material used in everything from traffic lights to electric cars. Gallium Nitride…read more

Small Bumps in “Semiconductor Billiards” Have Unexpectedly Large Effect

May 22nd, 2012

There’s nothing worse than a pool table with an unseen groove or bump that sends your shot off course: a new study has found that the same goes at the nano-scale, where the “billiard balls”…read more

Bullet-Proof Vest with Internal Fans and Liquid Cooling Technology

May 22nd, 2012

The Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA) has developed a “smart” bullet-proof protective vest that features water-filled Coolpads and an internal mini fan. The protective vest was designed to prevent on-duty police…read more

Researchers Control Heat Flow with Atoms

May 7th, 2012

Through a combination of atomic-scale materials design and ultrafast measurements, researchers at the University of Illinois have revealed new insights about how heat flows across an interface between two materials. The researchers demonstrated that a…read more

SEMICON West 2012

May 4th, 2012

July 10-12, Moscone Center, San Francisco, Calif. SEMICON West is the flagship annual event for the global microelectronics industry. It is the premier event for the display of new products and technologies for microelectronics design…read more

Summer Heat Transfer Conference

May 4th, 2012

July 8-12, Puerto Rico This conference will bring together international researchers and engineers focusing on heat and mass transfer and fluid flow in a variety of applications. The objectives of the meeting are to provide…read more