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July 31, 2019

Solid State vs. Compressor Based Cooling

By far the most successful solid-state cooling technology is embodied in products under development at Phononic whose soon-to-debut products are based on Peltier cooling.

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June 14, 2019

Datacom

Data communication (datacom) is the transfer of data using channels like optical fibers. You must manage heat in datacom. Learn more about datacom cooling.

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June 14, 2019

Optical Component Cooling in a Data Center

A data center is a space where computer systems and servers are housed. They come in many sizes, and can be private or shared. A data center is designed to store and protect the computer systems.

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June 14, 2019

Phononic’s Use of Direct Current

Direct Current (DC) is an electrical current that flows in one direction only. Phononic cools through the use of semiconductors and the Peltier Effect.

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June 14, 2019

Thermoelectrics and the Peltier Effect

The Peltier effect is described as when an electrical current flows through a circuit where there are two different types of semiconductors and the result is a heating or cooling effect.

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June 14, 2019

What is a TEC Controller?

A thermoelectric cooler (TEC) is used to transport heat away from an object in order to maintain an ideal temperature. This is achieved through the Peltier effect.