A new structured thermal armour achieves liquid cooling above 1,000°C, overcoming challenge of Leidenfrost effect

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A research team led by scientists from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has recently designed a structured thermal armour (STA) that achieves efficient liquid cooling even over 1,000°C, fundamentally solving a 266-year-old challenge presented by the Leidenfrost effect.
Period27 Jan 2022

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TitleA new structured thermal armour achieves liquid cooling above 1,000°C, overcoming challenge of Leidenfrost effect
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Media name/outletCity University of Hong Kong - Research Stories
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date27/01/22
Linkhttps://www.cityu.edu.hk/research/stories/2022/01/27/new-structured-thermal-armour-achieves-liquid-cooling-above-1000degc-overcoming-challenge-leidenfrost-effect