Category: IT Cooling

A Solid State Future Is Here

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A Technological Evolution Hans Hofman once said that: “The ability to simplify means the ability to eliminate the unnecessary so the necessary may speak.” Technology continues to follow this paradigm by continually shedding it’s weakest links. Solid-state refers to devices with a physical architecture made of solid, non-moving components. Consumers might have come across the… Read More

The Rise of High Performance Computing and the HEX 2.0 CPU Cooler

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If you’re looking to boost the performance of your computer system, overclocking can be an attractive option. By configuring a computer hardware component to operate at rate faster than its manufacturer-approved clock speed, you can improve performance without needing to purchase additional hardware. However, overclocking carries risks in the form of additional heat and power… Read More

Eliminating HFCs and CFCs with Phononic SilverCore™ Refrigeration

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The Rise of Refrigeration Did you know the first working vapor-compression system was built before the Civil War? In 1834, technology for refrigeration was created and sent everyone on the path to cooled bliss. Today, food, computers, medical samples, automobiles, housing and other hallmarks of comfortable life rely on cooling systems to keep things performing… Read More

Not your Father’s Thermoelectric Devices


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While the Peltier effect has been around for over a hundred years it’s no secret that thermoelectric devices never really took off as an obvious choice when it came to electronics cooling options. The truth is that they failed because they simply weren’t all that great. They didn’t perform as well as passive solutions or… Read More

2016 Solid-State Cooling and Heating Trends

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Solid-state cooling and heating is gaining momentum across several applications, including refrigeration, chips, and lasers. As a semiconductor company manufacturing high-tech solid-state devices designed for cooling and heating just about anything, where do we think solid-state cooling technologies will head in 2016? Top 4 Solid-State Cooling and Heating Predictions for 2016 1. Internet of Things… Read More

It’s the Advent of Solid-state Solutions for Thermal Management

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Designers and engineers are always in need of new ways to combat the heat loads generated by today’s densely packed, high performance electronics. Often this results in loud and costly solutions when which can include air, water, and immersion cooling systems and reliance on ambient cooling. An area worth any designer’s attention is cooling based… Read More

Is Thermal Management Your Concern?

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Join engineers, hardware designers, and architects on Wednesday October 7th, 2015 at 1:30 pm (EDT) at Thermal Live™ for an online 45-minute roundtable discussion on the merits of passive fan assists, water cooling, and variable assist active cooling as it pertains to high density electronics. Thermal Live™ is a brand new concept in education and… Read More