Cooling chips with the flip of a switch -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Cooling chips with the flip of a switch

Researchers at Penn State have created a dielectric material that maintains a cooled state after an electrical field pulse.

04/06/2016

Graphic: a dielectric that cools upon an electric pulse

A dielectric material, when subject to an electric pulse, will absorb heat from or cool the surrounding; © X. Qian and Q.M.Zhang/PSU