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Design Considerations When Using Heat Pipes

August 25th, 2016

By George Meyer, Celsia Inc. Introduction This article is intended to offer design guidance when using heat pipes for the most prevalent types of electronics applications: mobile to embedded computing and server type applications with power…read more

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Tech Brief: Commercially-available Thermally Enhanced Polymer Composite Materials Characteristics

August 22nd, 2016

Peter Rodgers, Editor Valérie Eveloy, The Petroleum Institute Introduction The development, characterization, and implementation of polymer composite materials for the thermal management of electronic equipment has recently began to attract attention [1,2].  The enhanced thermal conductivity,…read more

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Webinar and Report Available On-Demand Now

August 18th, 2016

The Critical Power Expo has recently released their report and webinar on “Key Trends on the Design and Operation of Power Systems for Mission-Critical Environments” free and on-demand. The exclusive report explores the key trends…read more

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Temporary Bonding Adhesive for Thin Wafer Handling Introduced

August 15th, 2016

AI Technology has developed specialized tools and equipment to handle thin wafers and thin reconstituted wafers. A series of temporary bonding materials can process temperatures up to 150 Cº, and are well accepted for grinding,…read more

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IC Coolers for Limited-Space Requirements

August 11th, 2016

Jaro’s new IC Coolers are ideal for limited-space requirements and designed with BGA, graphic, embedded processors and other IC packages in mind. They are intended for PCMCIA, PCI express cards, blade servers, and all hot…read more

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Of Deepmind, DCIM, and Data Center Cooling

August 10th, 2016

by MP Divakar, PhD, Stack Design Automation Technical Editor, Electronics Cooling Online   By now the tech community, especially the readers of Electronics Cooling, is familiar with Google’s Deepmind blog which published a true breakthrough…read more

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New DoE Efficiency Standard for Pumps

August 8th, 2016

(August 8, 2016) The minimum efficiency standards for general-purpose, three-phase motors have been raised. “The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) recently released new efficiency standards for commercial and industrial pumps that are based on efficiency…read more

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Ultra-Thin Thermoelectric Cooler Provides Precise Temperature Control for Optical Electronics

August 4th, 2016

Phononic recently announced its pico-TEC series, a high-performance solid-state thermoelectric module (TEM) designed to provide precise temperature control in order to meet the unique thermal management requirements of optoelectronics and fiber optic modules. The pico-TECs are…read more

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New Power Supply Units Introduced

August 4th, 2016

SilverStone’s Strider Platinum series has two new additions, the ST1000-PT and ST1200-PT units. Along with being the world’s smallest 80 PLUS Platinum, fully-modular ATX power supplies, the ST1000-PT and ST1200-PT units are two of six,…read more

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Thermal Conductor Research Project Joined by UH Physicist

August 2nd, 2016

(July 21, 2016) University of Houston’s MD Anderson Professor and physicist, Zhifeng Ren, has joined the $7.5 million collaboration to develop a material with a higher conductivity than diamonds. “Earlier research conducted in this field…read more

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New Thermally Conductive Interface Material Announced

August 2nd, 2016

Noelle Industries, a division of Creative Materials, Inc, has recently introduced their new thermally conductive interface material, the 804-24. The 804-24 is a one-component thermal grease that has excellent heat dissipation properties, low sag, and…read more

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Combination of Two Insulators Could Enable More Efficient Heat Management

August 2nd, 2016

(July 28, 2016) Recently, “researchers at the University of Utah and the University of Minnesota have discovered that when two oxide compounds—strontium titanate (STO) and neodymium titanate (NTO)—are joined together, they make an extraordinary conductive…read more

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Heat Sinks Improved with 3D Printing

August 2nd, 2016

(July 18, 2016) The complimenting research done by Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee Knoxville has found a way to improve the heat dissipation in electronics using 3D printing. According to 3DPrint.com,…read more

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New Internal PWM Signal Control Fans

July 26th, 2016

Delta’s new PWM (pulse-width modulation) regulates the voltage signal between fully on and fully off, controlling the speed of a fan. The PWM function is commonly used in OEM cases. Delta also provides standard PWM…read more

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