Thermal Management Blog Posts

Fundamentals of Thermal Resistance

Fundamentals of Thermal Resistance

Today’s guest blog on the fundamentals of thermal resistance is from Dr. James Stevens, Professor Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado. Dr. Stevens specializes in numerical and analytical heat transfer analysis covering both steady-state and...

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Understand System Level Thermal Resistance

Understand System Level Thermal Resistance

From George, CEO Celsia: Today's post on understanding thermal resistance is from Dr. Ross Wilcoxon, a thermal management veteran working for Rockwell Collins as a research and development engineer. He specializes in mechanical packaging of electronics used in harsh...

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Vapor Chambers & Heat Pipes Cool Performance FBDIMMs

Vapor Chambers & Heat Pipes Cool Performance FBDIMMs

In a recent post, I talked about the use of fans and micro-thin heat pipes to cool smartphones. Today, I’d like to take you through a project Celsia tackled a number of years ago; cooling performance DDR3 ‘gamer’ memory modules using ultra-thin vapor chambers. This...

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Every Electronic Device Is Water Cooled ….. Indirectly

Every Electronic Device Is Water Cooled ….. Indirectly

Computers, ovens, and even light bulbs rely on water cooling to function; nearly 200 billion gallons a day in the US alone, most of it is fresh water. Some of it, roughly 4 billion gallons, evaporates into thin air each day. In today’s guest blog, Dr. Pablo Hidalgo –...

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Using Fans and Heat Pipes to Cool Smartphones

Using Fans and Heat Pipes to Cool Smartphones

I recently read an interesting article that explored the practical reasons behind the use of different materials for smartphone enclosures: polycarbonate, glass, and metal. They included tactile preferences, radio attenuation, and surprisingly, thermal conductivity....

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Integrating Vapor Chambers into Heatsinks

Integrating Vapor Chambers into Heatsinks

Often in high power density or low profile heat sink applications, the spreading resistances in the base of the heat sink limits the performance of the design. Once it is determined that normal heat sink materials, aluminum or copper, are either insufficient or too...

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Discover a Low Cost Vapor Chamber Heat Sink

Discover a Low Cost Vapor Chamber Heat Sink

Welcome to the launch of our redesigned website and thanks for visiting. As this is our first blog, I thought I’d give you an overview of who we are, what we do and how we came to do it - with a bit more personal flavor than the rest of the site. The short of it is –...

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Fundamentals of Thermal Resistance

Fundamentals of Thermal Resistance

Today’s guest blog on the fundamentals of thermal resistance is from Dr. James Stevens, Professor Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado. Dr. Stevens specializes in numerical and analytical heat transfer analysis covering both steady-state and...

read more
Understand System Level Thermal Resistance

Understand System Level Thermal Resistance

From George, CEO Celsia: Today's post on understanding thermal resistance is from Dr. Ross Wilcoxon, a thermal management veteran working for Rockwell Collins as a research and development engineer. He specializes in mechanical packaging of electronics used in harsh...

read more
Vapor Chambers & Heat Pipes Cool Performance FBDIMMs

Vapor Chambers & Heat Pipes Cool Performance FBDIMMs

In a recent post, I talked about the use of fans and micro-thin heat pipes to cool smartphones. Today, I’d like to take you through a project Celsia tackled a number of years ago; cooling performance DDR3 ‘gamer’ memory modules using ultra-thin vapor chambers. This...

read more
Every Electronic Device Is Water Cooled ….. Indirectly

Every Electronic Device Is Water Cooled ….. Indirectly

Computers, ovens, and even light bulbs rely on water cooling to function; nearly 200 billion gallons a day in the US alone, most of it is fresh water. Some of it, roughly 4 billion gallons, evaporates into thin air each day. In today’s guest blog, Dr. Pablo Hidalgo –...

read more
Using Fans and Heat Pipes to Cool Smartphones

Using Fans and Heat Pipes to Cool Smartphones

I recently read an interesting article that explored the practical reasons behind the use of different materials for smartphone enclosures: polycarbonate, glass, and metal. They included tactile preferences, radio attenuation, and surprisingly, thermal conductivity....

read more
Integrating Vapor Chambers into Heatsinks

Integrating Vapor Chambers into Heatsinks

Often in high power density or low profile heat sink applications, the spreading resistances in the base of the heat sink limits the performance of the design. Once it is determined that normal heat sink materials, aluminum or copper, are either insufficient or too...

read more
Discover a Low Cost Vapor Chamber Heat Sink

Discover a Low Cost Vapor Chamber Heat Sink

Welcome to the launch of our redesigned website and thanks for visiting. As this is our first blog, I thought I’d give you an overview of who we are, what we do and how we came to do it - with a bit more personal flavor than the rest of the site. The short of it is –...

read more