Personal cooling units on the horizon – could help to keep our fire & rescue workers safe

Firefighters entering burning buildings, athletes competing in the broiling sun and workers in foundries may eventually be able to carry their own, lightweight cooling units with them, thanks to a nanowire array that cools, according to Penn State materials researchers.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2016-04-personal-cooling-horizon.html#jCp

Nanowire array electocaloric fabric placed on flexible substrate is flexible.

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