Superinsulating Aerogel Resists Mechanical and Thermal Shocks

Aerogels are exceptionally lightweight, composite materials containing more than 99 percent air. They can withstand high temperatures and are resistant to many chemicals. Most aerogels studied so far, however, are made from ceramic materials, such as silica, alumina and silicon carbide, and

Henkel Expands Bergquist Gap Pad Portfolio

Henkel Corp. has added two ultra-low modulus Bergquist Gap Pad thermal interface materials (TIMs) to its line of high compliance thermal management products. Bergquist Gap Pad TGP 6000ULM and Bergquist Gap Pad TGP 7000ULM have been formulated with an advanced resin platform

Black Phosphorus Wrinkles Take the Heat

Single atomic sheets of black phosphorus are attracting attention for their potential in future electronics applications. A*STAR researchers have now completed experiments at the nanoscale to unlock the secret of this material’s remarkable directional heat transport properties. Black phosphorus has a layered