Post Profile

Graphene Enhances Efficiency of Heat Spreaders by 25 Percent

A scientist discovered a way to cool semiconductors much more efficiently than a traditional copper-based heat-spreader can.
read more


Related Posts

Engineering materials for super-efficient nanoelectronics: Potential way to make graphene superconducting

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (last year)

Scientists have discovered a potential way to make graphene -- a single layer of carbon atoms with great promise for future electronics -- superconducting, a state in which it would carry electricity with 100 percent efficiency.

Graphene boosts efficiency of next-gen solar cells

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (3 years ago)

The coolest new nanomaterial of the 21st century could boost the efficiency of the next generation of solar panels, a team of Michigan Technological University materials scientists has discovered. Graphene, a two-dimensional honeyco...

Stanene is ’100% efficient’, could finally replace copper wires in silicon chips

Technology / Hardware : Extremetech (last year)

Move over, graphene and carbyne -- stanene, with 100% electrical efficiency at temperatures up to 100 degrees Celsius (212F), is here, and it wants to replace the crummy, high-resistance copper wires that are a big limiting factor i...

Graphene provides efficient electronics cooling

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (2 years ago)

A layer of graphene can reduce the working temperature in hotspots inside a processor by up to 25 percent – which can significantly extend the working life of computers and other electronics. Scientists have now shown that graphene ...

Tandem silicon-perovskite solar cells could provide solar power on the cheap

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag (6 hours ago)

By combining silicon solar cells with their cheap and efficient perovskite-based counterparts, researchers at Stanford and MIT are creating a new type of "tandem cell" that could reach efficiencies up to 35 percent... Continue Readi...


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC