Electronics Cooling March 2015 Issue Now Online

February 24th, 2015

Don’t miss out on the March 2015 issue of Electronics Cooling, which includes feature articles on Design Optimization of a Multi-device Single-phase Branching Microchannel Cold Plate; Circuit Card Assembly Heat Sinks; Thermal Power Plane Enabling…read more

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Universal Cooler Ideal for Tilting Luminaires

February 19th, 2015

MechaTronix launches a new universal cooler for LED thermal management, known as the BJB LED star cooler GH36d. “The BJB LED star cooler GH36d is specifically designed for LED thermal management in luminaires using the…read more

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Stamped Heatsink Series offers Cooling for LED Applications

February 9th, 2015

GlacialTech, a thermal solution provider, introduces its new stamped heatsink series (Igloo SS) for LED flood lights and other high wattage LED lighting applications. These rectangular heatsinks offer wattage ratings of 100W, 150W and 200W.…read more

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PTC Digital Input Module Offers High Sensor Density

February 2nd, 2015

WAGO, leader in spring pressure connection technology, introduces its new PTC Digital Input Module (750-1425) featuring eight channels for connecting to PTC thermistors. Up to six PTC thermistors can be connected per channel, which minimizes…read more

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Lightweight and Compact Heat Dissipation Product Series Launched

February 2nd, 2015

Furukawa Electric has launched its new HYC Series of heat dissipation products for LED lighting equipment.  Two types of products released include the HYC 130c (100-130 W) and the HYC 200 (200 W). The HYC…read more

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High Temperature Brings Down Data Center in Australia

January 19th, 2015

A heatwave that rose outside temperatures to 112 degrees Fahrenheit, brought iiNet’s data center down in Western Australia. The data center went offline due to equipment failures. Because servers can give off tremendous amounts of…read more

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Thermal Simulation to Improve LED Car Headlight Design

January 13th, 2015

Structural changes to LED headlights have generally been adding to the complexity of  its production, according to researchers. Certain car models come with a few choices of headlights, such as the new Audi TT which…read more

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Need for Heat Spreaders Yields New Cooling Technologies

January 6th, 2015

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and a small business partner have announced they are developing technologies that will help electronics stay cool. With funding from the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program,…read more

Transformation Optics Used to Analyze Van Der Waals Forces in 3D Plasmonic Systems

January 5th, 2015

Scientists at Imperial College London in London, England have devised a novel way of analyzing tricky 3D plasmonic systems affected by nonlocality – through transformation optics. Though van der Waals forces are relatively easy to…read more

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Scientists Discover New Benefits of Graphene

January 5th, 2015

Scientists from Manchester University have discovered graphene can be used to harvest hydrogen from air and improve efficiency of solar cells. The scientists discovered that thin layers of Graphene can separate hydrogen from air using…read more

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Bay Light Heatsinks offer Thermal Solutions

December 15th, 2014

GlacialTech Inc. announced its new line of high performance Bay Light heatsinks for high power LED applications. The line of heatsinks includes the Igloo SR100, SR150, SR200, SR200HP and SR250HP. The Igloo SR200HP and Igloo…read more

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Experiments Demonstrate Graphene is 10 times Stronger than Steel

December 9th, 2014

A research group from Rice University and the University of Massachusetts have discovered that graphene, one of the strongest materials in the world, is 10 times stronger than steel and can stop a speeding bullet.…read more

Thermal Considerations in LED System Modeling

December 2nd, 2014

Karl Geisler According to a recent U.S. DOE report [1], nearly half of all commercial lamps and luminaires sold will be LED-based by 2020. The thermal management challenge for LEDs is multidimensional. First, unlike traditional…read more

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November 25th, 2014

THERMAL LIVE 2015 October 6 – 8, 2015 Online Event Featuring practical thermal management techniques and topics, this event includes roundtables, webinars and videos; and there’s no cost to attend. Program Highlights: LED Design Data…read more