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New Insights Into How Materials Transfer Heat Could Lead to Improved Electronics

May 16, 2013

engineering graphic University of Toronto engineering researchers, working with colleagues from Carnegie Mellon University, have published new insights into how materials transfer heat, which could lead eventually to smaller, more powerful electronic devices. Full Story

University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering

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