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Overcoming Cooling Challenges Downloadable Webinar Now Available

March 21st, 2016

The recent Electronics Cooling with Autodesk CFD Webinar on how to ensure proper cooling as the electronics used in products change and improve is now available for download. Exploring ‘invisible elements’ like airflow and heat…read more

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Registration for Thermal Conference Opens

March 21st, 2016

ITherm 2016 has now opened registration for the conference running from May 31 to June 3, 2016 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. ITherm 2016 is the leading international conference for scientific and…read more

Revolutionary Structure Design Aids in Data Center Cooling

March 17th, 2016

DAMAC, the leading U.S. manufacturer of data center infrastructure equipment, recently unveiled its DAMAC Structure during the Data Center World Global conference in Las Vegas. The structure incorporates an Aisle Containment System, which “encapsulates the…read more

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NSA Finally Has a Plan for Their Superconducting Supercomputer

March 7th, 2016

The U.S. government has its eyes on “cryogenically cooled circuitry for tomorrow’s exascale computers,” reported Spectrum.IEEE.org, a dream over 50 years old. An electrical engineer of the NSA, Dudley Buck, “reported on his own work”…read more

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More Energy Efficient Future Supercomputers Thanks to ATP Chemical Found in Humans

March 7th, 2016

Recently, scientists from McGill University have discovered that ATP, “a chemical which provides energy to cells inside the human body, could also power an energy efficient biological supercomputer,” according to Valuewalk.com. Valuewalk said the researchers…read more

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New PWM Temperature Controller for Liquid Chiller

February 19th, 2016

TECA Corporation’s TLC-900 Bench Top Liquid Chiller has recently been upgraded with a Pulse Width Modulating (PWM) controller incorporating four PID temperature ranges. This upgrade will improve temperature control over a wide temperature range while…read more

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Fan Designs New Smartphone That Uses Liquid Cooling

February 19th, 2016

An Asus fan has conceptualized his ideal gaming Asus smartphone, naming it the “Asus Z2 Poseidon”. “…The smartphone is said to come with a factory-installed Fujitsu-manufactured liquid cooling setup, something that is usually seen in…read more

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Electronics Cooling with Autodesk CFD

February 9th, 2016

  Electronics Cooling with Autodesk CFD WEBINAR See the invisible. Maximize product performance.   To view the recording of this webinar, click here.   Who should attend:  Analysts, Engineers, those involved in industries including electronics…read more

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New Liquid Cooled HPC Cluster Launched

February 8th, 2016

CoolIT Systems has successfully completed the second deployment of its Rack DCLC™ liquid cooling solution at the Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center (PSNC) in partnership with Huawei. The liquid cooled solution is part of the HPC…read more

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Nominations Open for IEEE ITherm Achievement Award

February 8th, 2016

The biennial ITherm Achievement Award is open for nominations for 2016. The Award is presented in recognition of significant contributions made in thermal and thermomechanical management of electronics, of pioneering and sustaining electronics thermal/thermomechanical research…read more

New Lithium-Ion Battery Prevents Itself from Overheating

February 1st, 2016

Researchers at Stanford have designed the first lithium-ion battery that can shut down and restart on its own to prevent overheating. “The battery shuts [itself] down before overheating, then restarts immediately when the temperature cools,”…read more

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New “Kinetic Cooling Engine” CPU Cooler Design

January 20th, 2016

Startup MIT company, CoolChip, demonstrated a new commercial prototype CPU cooler recently at CES. “They’ve partnered with Cooler Master to release a “kinectic cooling engine” that can cool a chip 50 percent more efficiently than…read more

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Redesigned Heat Sinks Using 3D Printers

January 20th, 2016

Plunkett Associates has successfully redesigned heat-sinks to improve convection cooling performance using Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS), or 3D printing. “Each heat-sink was first produced in virtual form and simulated using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)…read more

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New Hybrid Adhesives Use UV Cure and Heat Cure Combination

January 8th, 2016

Epoxy Technology Inc. has released a new line of UV Hybrid adhesives. The company says these adhesives allow “engineers to reach new levels of production/process improvement” and afford “greater design flexibility.” They use “a primary…read more

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