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Hot Air Rises and Heat Sinks: Everything You Know about Cooling Electronics Is Wrong

By
Tony Kordyban
Tony Kordyban
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ISBN-10:
0791800741
No. of Pages:
236
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
1998

Roxanne the Intern hasn't learned her cooling folklore. Instead of following the traditional lab procedure of waiting an hour, then recording a temperature, she actually waits until the temperature reaches a maximum, and all heck breaks loose. Lesson: Thermal time constants and transient convection.

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