Thermally Conductive Polymer Films

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-35977
Published February 01, 2020 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
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Polymers are commonly used for thermal insulation as they are excellent at trapping heat. Thin polymer films were developed that conduct heat — an ability normally associated with metals. The films, which are thinner than plastic wrap, conduct heat better than many metals including steel and ceramic.