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nanofluids

Revealing the Mechanisms Behind the Enhancement of Thermal Properties of Graphene...

Heat transfer fluids are widely used as coolants in vehicles and industrial processes to dissipate heat and prevent overheating. However, the cooling potential of...
Thermal energy storage

Argonne and Capstone Receive Funding to Advance Thermal Energy Storage Technology

Thermal energy storage systems to capture and store waste heat for later use when operating a manufacturing facility or large building could reduce costs...
wearable sweat rate sensor

Skin Hardness to Estimate Better Human Thermal Status

Under the same temperature and humidity, human thermal status may vary due to individual body constitution and climatic environment. A KAIST research team previously...
hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites

Supercomputer Predicts Optical and Thermal Properties of Complex Hybrid Materials

Materials scientists at Duke University computationally predicted the electrical and optical properties of semiconductors made from extended organic molecules sandwiched by inorganic structures.These types...
diabetic foot ulcers, cellular microscopy, proton battery, Liquid metal, Brain Injuries, flowers

Thermal Imaging Improves Diabetes Related Foot Ulcer Assessment

The study, which was the first of its kind, was a collaboration between RMIT University, the University of Melbourne and Austin Health. It used...
Thermal Transistors

Heat Transfer Surprise Could Lead to Thermal Transistors

As much as 100 times more heat than predicted by the standard radiation theory can flow between two nanoscale objects, even at bigger-than-nanoscale distances,...
thermal shock in ceramics

Improved Thermal-Shock Resistance in Industrial Ceramics

Ceramic materials are used in nuclear, chemical and electrical power generation industries because of their ability to withstand extreme environments. However, at high temperatures,...
Semiconductor

Engineers Develop World’s Most Efficient Semiconductor Material for Thermal Management

Working to address “hotspots” in computer chips that degrade their performance, UCLA engineers have developed a new semiconductor material, defect-free boron arsenide, that is...
Thermal Conductivity

Researchers Upend Conventional Wisdom on Thermal Conductivity

Scientists have long known that diamond is the best material for conducting heat, but it has drawbacks: It is costly and is an electrical...
organic photovoltaic devices

Thin and Flexible Organic Photovoltaic Devices Engineered to Resist Both Mechanical...

A flexible polymer-based solar cell that can be heated up to 120 degrees Celsius without reducing its ability to harvest energy has been developed...
photodetector

New Photodetector Could Improve Night Vision, Thermal Sensing and Medical Imaging

Using graphene, one of science’s most versatile materials, engineers from the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering have invented a new type of photodetector that...
graphene

Graphene Assembled Film Shows Higher Thermal Conductivity Than Graphite Film

Until now, scientists in the graphene research community have assumed that graphene assembled film cannot have higher thermal conductivity than graphite film. Single layer...
Thermal spin current

Thermal Spin Currents Confirmed in Both Space and Time

Bielefeld physics successfully concludes DFG priority programmeThe national priority programme ‘Spin Caloric Transport’ (SpinCaT) funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) was set up...
ferroelectrics

Main Regularities of Thermal Expansion and Thermal Stability of Layered Ferroelectrics...

The scientists of the Lobachevsky University and the Institute of Low Temperatures and Structural Research in Wroclaw (Poland) conducted unique studies of oscillation properties...
graphene

Researcher Develops a New Generation of Graphene

“The challenge has been to scale up graphene’s outstanding properties from nanoscale at laboratories to macro-scale at industry without degradation,” says Mamoun Taher. He...
Metamaterial Optical Solar Reflectors

New Thermal Coatings for Spacecraft and Satellites Developed Using Metamaterials

A team of researchers, which includes the University of Southampton, have developed new technology which could prompt a significant change for a spacecraft or...
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Engineers’ Zero-G Space Research Shows How to Build Stronger Metal Components

Engineers conducting experiments in the unique environment of microgravity – known as Zero-G – have gained important new insights into the way metals solidify....
watch-type sweat rate sensor

Finding Human Thermal Comfort with a Watch-type Sweat Rate Sensor

KAIST developed a watch-type sweat rate sensor. This subminiature device can detect human thermal comfort accurately and steadily by measuring an individual’s sweat rate.It...
thermal-conductivity

Researchers Solve ‘Four-Phonon’ Thermal-Conductivity Obstacle Key to Tech Applications

New findings have solved a longstanding obstacle in research to understand the effects of heat conduction in solid materials, a critical issue in many...
graphene

Thermal Gradients Shown to Enhance Spin Transport in Graphene

Scientists of the ICN2 Physics and Engineering of Nanodevices Group, led by ICREA Prof. Sergio O. Valenzuela, have contributed to the literature on spin...