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Efficient Heat Transfer Solution


Enhanced Convective Microchannel cooling with nanofluids

The objective of this project is to develop efficient high heat flux removal cooling solutions for power electronics package. Thermal management of electronics is posing significant challenges with advancements in micro-processors and high-density power electronics. The power consumption trend shows that the relentless increase in heat density will keep on rising with advancement of technology. Novel cooling solutions are in demand for thermal management.nanofluid

In this project high thermal conductive nanofluid has been used as a coolant and its thermal performance has been investigated in a microchannel. In addition to experiment, a simplified molecular dynamics model has been employed to undersatand the heat transfer enhancement mechanism.

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Funded by : ESRDC