Active Cooling
  The use of mechanical heat pipes or pumps to transport heat by circulating heat transfer fluids.

Energy terms . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Active solar — technologies are employed to convert solar energy into usable heat, cause air movement for ventilation or cooling, or store heat for future use. Active solar uses electrical or mechanical equipment, such as pumps and fans, to increase the usable… …   Wikipedia

  • Active layer — In environments containing permafrost, the active layer is the top layer of soil that thaws during the summer and freezes again during the autumn. In all climates, whether they contain permafrost or not, the temperature in the lower levels of the …   Wikipedia

  • Cooling flow — A cooling flow occurs according to the theory that the intracluster medium (ICM) in the centres of galaxy clusters should be rapidly cooling at the rate of tens to thousands of solar masses per year.[1] This should happen as the ICM (a plasma) is …   Wikipedia

  • Cooling Flow — Der sogenannte Cooling Flow[1][2] (wörtlich übersetzt so viel wie „Abkühlungs Fluss”) existiert im Rahmen einer Theorie, die besagt, dass das Intracluster Medium oder ICM (eine Plasmawolke) im Zentrum von Galaxienhaufen sich im Rahmen von bis zu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Computer cooling — An OEM AMD heatsink mounted onto a motherboard. Computer cooling is required to remove the waste heat produced by computer components, to keep components within their safe operating temperature limits. Various cooling methods help to improve… …   Wikipedia

  • Cortical cooling — Neuroscientists generate various studies to help explain many of the complex connections and functions of the brain. Most studies utilize animal models that have varying degrees of comparison to the human brain; for example, small rodents are… …   Wikipedia

  • Thermoelectric cooling — uses the Peltier effect to create a heat flux between the junction of two different types of materials. A Peltier cooler, heater, or thermoelectric heat pump is a solid state active heat pump which transfers heat from one side of the device to… …   Wikipedia

  • IEA Solar Heating & Cooling Implementing Agreement Task 13 — (Solar Low Energy Buildings) was an international effort organised by one of the International Energy Agency s Implementing Agreements to build several solar low energy houses. This took place between between 1989 and 1993(?). The Implementing… …   Wikipedia

  • AHT Cooling Systems — Infobox Company name = AHT Cooling Systems type = GmbH foundation = 1983 location city = Rottenmann location country = Austria industry = Manufacturing products = Freezers num employees = appr. 800 homepage = www.aht.at footnotes = intl = AHT… …   Wikipedia

  • Computer fan — A 3D illustration of four 80 mm fans, a type of fan commonly used in personal computers (sometimes as a set, or mixed with other fan sizes). A computer fan is any fan inside, or attached to, a computer case used for cooling purposes, and may… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”