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- Dec 06, 2018

Thermal nanotransistor can conduct heat away from electronic components

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

fire-ricardo-gomez-angel-282325-unsplashYou’ve felt the heat before — the smartphone that warms while running a navigation app or the laptop that gets too hot for your lap. The heat produced by electronic devices does more than annoy users. Heat-induced voids and cracking can cause chips and circuits to fail. A new thermal transistor could help conduct heat away from delicate electronic components and also insulate them against chip and circuit failure.

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