Communications

New Market Entry of Sealed Enclosure Coolers

April 11th, 2016

As their “first step” into the sealed enclosure cooling market, Advanced Cooling Technologies (ACT) has recently launched its HSC, HPC and LNC series of sealed enclosure cooler products. ACT said this about each of their…read more

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Overheating Causes 911 System Failure

April 4th, 2016

Due to a problem with the computer cooling system, 911 service was down for about four hours recently in Buffalo, New York’s Erie County. According to Time Warner Cable News, the room at the Public…read more

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New Energy Efficient Air-to-Air Outdoor Cooler Released

March 29th, 2016

Laird has released its new air-to-air outdoor cooler, the AA-480 Series, that is smaller and more energy efficient than similar units on the market. The cooler has “480 Watts of cooling power and a Coefficient…read more

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Diamonds May Take Silicon’s Place in Future Smartphones

March 28th, 2016

A startup called Akhan Semi suggests lab-grown diamonds can cool electronics more efficiently than silicon. Silicon costs a lot to keep cool, but lab-grown diamonds could eliminate cooling fans and heat sinks since they already…read more

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New TIMs That Offer High Thermal Conductivity

March 21st, 2016

Chomerics Europe, a division of Parker Hannifin, has recently revealed a new thermal interface material with high thermal conductivity and very low deflection force designed for effective heat dissipation in telecommunication, IT, and automotive applications,…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

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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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

Satellite Cooling System Paves Way for More Compact Sensor Systems

September 1st, 2015

A team of scientists from Lockheed Martin have produced a small satellite cooling system, the high power Microcryocooler, which is the lightest on the market and three times more powerful than the company’s first design.…read more

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LEDs to Move Data Faster in Electronics

August 4th, 2015

University of Virginia engineering professor, Maite Brandt-Pearce, and her former graduate student, Mohammad Noshad, have come up with a way for LEDS to move data to wireless devices faster. This process involves “using light waves…read more

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New Material to Decrease Energy Usage in Electronics

August 4th, 2015

Researchers have determined that gallium nitride (GaN) could become the next best semiconductor for electronics because it would immensely cut energy usage. Cambridge Electronics Inc. (CEI) has announced a new line of GaN transistors and…read more

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Optical Transport Could Replace Wires in Computers

June 2nd, 2015

An article published in Nature Photonics announces a breakthrough in creating faster and more efficient computers. Instead of using wires/electricity to send data back and forth in computers, the Stanford team, including electrical engineer Jelena…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

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Heat Exchangers Cool Electrical and Electronic Enclosures

March 21st, 2014

EIC Solutions, a manufacturer of thermoelectric air conditioners, electronic enclosures and transit cases, has released its HE series heat exchangers for cooling electrical and electronic enclosures. Ideal for cooling medical devices, food/beverage process controls, telecom…read more

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