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Wide Array of Flow Switches Available

August 29th, 2016

Sika offers a wide array of flow instruments, including flow switches. Flow switch options include the VK300 Flow Switch, Trimmable Paddle for Insertion, the VK300 Flow Switch for Copper Pipes, a Flow Switch for Pool…read more

Understand Organic PCM Differences

August 29th, 2016

Microtek has a large selection of organic PCMs, offered in 3 main forms: PCM, Microencapsulated PCM, and Macroencapsulated PCM. PCM applications include shipping and packaging, solar energy systems, radiant heat flooring, industrial/commercial apparel (work vests,…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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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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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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Free Component Libraries Launched

July 26th, 2016

Würth Elektronik eiSos, a manufacturer of electronic and electromagnetical components, is now providing free component libraries of its passive components for Zuken’s CADSTAR design software. The libraries allow users to simply download the correct components…read more

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New Material Allows Quantum Computing without Overheating

July 26th, 2016

(July 21, 2016) Recently, with the use of some everyday materials, researchers discovered a breakthrough that would allow quantum computing at room temperature. “A long conduction electron spin lifetime in metallic-like material made up of…read more

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Liquid Cooled Computer Runs Train Safety Big Data Analysis

July 26th, 2016

(July 15, 2016) According to CBROnline.com, the “Institute of Railway Research has chosen a liquid cooled high-performance computer to run railway safety big data risk analysis.” “The HPC called PetaGen 1C, immerses Intel server electronics…read more

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Google Uses AI to Control Cooling in Data Centers

July 26th, 2016

(July 20, 2016) Google has been using its newly acquired AI technology from DeepMind to reduce the amount of energy its data centers have been consuming. “The AI technology is applied to the management of…read more

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