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165-Year-Old Principle Applied to New Applications – New Measurement Method Discovered

May 26th, 2015

The Technology Partnership (TTP), a European company, introduces a new non-contact way to measure high temperatures that other products or methods cannot reach. This discovery can be beneficial in aircraft engines, braking systems, food processing,…read more

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New Technology Improves Heat Dissipation Performance

May 26th, 2015

OKI Circuit Technology in Japan has developed a mass-production technology for multi-layer copper-coin printed circuit boards that supports high speeds and high frequencies. The technology is a T-Coin (Technology of copper coin insert) structure that…read more

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Doctoral Candidate’s Research Could Improve Efficiency of Data Centers

May 26th, 2015

Husam Alissa, a Binghamton University doctoral candidate in mechanical engineering, has been working to improve the efficiency of data centers at the university’s Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems (ES2). Alissa’s work focuses on reducing overheating,…read more

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Electronics Cooling June 2015 Issue Now Online

May 19th, 2015

Don’t miss out on the June 2015 issue of Electronics Cooling, which includes feature articles on Data Center Energy Savings; Comparison of HPC/Telecom Data Center Cooling Methods by Operating and Capital Expense; Application of Low…read more

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Report: Images on Forum Show How Liquid Cooling is Incorporated into New Products

May 12th, 2015

Three images have appeared on an Asian video card forum named Chiphell of new AMD Fiji GPUs, showcasing compact PCBs pre-fitted with a liquid-cooling heatsink and loop connectors. It has not yet been determined if…read more

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Chinese Company Creates Data Center Tech Advances

May 12th, 2015

Shanghai Data Solution, a company owned by the Chinese government, says it is making large strides in the data center industry. “Shanghai Data Solution (SDS) built its first small network communications site in 2001, and…read more

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UPenn Physicists Discover New Material that May Cool Computers

May 5th, 2015

Heat emitted from computers, laptops and other electronic devices during use is regularly caused by numerous transistors overcrowded in the devices. This also expels large amounts of wasted heat energy. A pair of physicists from…read more

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Cooling System for Computer Processors Could Save Consumers Billions

May 5th, 2015

A patented passive cooling system for computer processors could save U.S. consumers more than 6.3 billion dollars in electricity costs per year. The system is currently being manufactured at the University of Alabama in Huntsville…read more

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Trio of Companies to Improve Graphite Thermal Management Products

April 27th, 2015

Three Canadian companies, Terrella Energy Systems, Alpha Technologies, and Westport Innovations, have partnered up to improve low-cost graphite thermal management products. The companies have partnered with researchers at Simon Fraser University and Ontario’s Sheridan College…read more

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Company Brings Liquid Cooling Technology to Smartphones

April 27th, 2015

Reducing size of liquid cooling systems has been a challenge for companies in the electronics cooling industry for many years.  Fujitsu introduces a 1mm thick liquid cooling heat pipe for compact electronic devices such as…read more

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New Research to Improve Semiconductor Industry and Electronic Devices

April 27th, 2015

Chemists from the University of Georgia have successfully isolated silicon oxide fragments for the first time at room temperature. Chemists accomplished this by using a technique developed in 2008 which involves trapping silicon oxide fragments…read more

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Scientist Uses Virus to Slow Down Water Boiling; Improves Cooling of Electronics

April 14th, 2015

Matthew McCarthy, Ph.D., a scientist from Drexel University, has discovered the process of boiling water can be sped up with aid of a virus. McCarthy realized improvements are not made to the surface used to…read more

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Engineer Develops Nanoscale Pillars to Produce More Efficient Electronics

April 14th, 2015

Seong Jin Koh, an engineer from the University of Texas at Arlington, has received a $300,000 grant that will allow him to build nanoscale pillars, which will lead to more energy-efficient transistors in electronic devices.…read more

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Startup Utilizes Waste Heat and Lowers Server Computing Costs

April 14th, 2015

Nerdalize, a Dutch startup company, wants to utilize waste heat generated from servers to heat homes for free. The company offers “eRadiators,” which are high-performance servers that also act as radiators. The company plans to…read more

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