News

August 6, 2015
Qianru Sally Jia worked with graduate mentor Collier Miers throughout the summer to develop a 3d printer for nanoinks. The 3d printer will allow us to print thermoelectric devices on flexible substrates. She will present her work at the SURF Symposium on August 6 in the Armstrong Building.
August 3, 2015
Flow diagram of addressing the gap in the ecological consistency between scientific research and customer needs
Doctoral candidate Jaesik Hahn will present his work on "Integrating Design Methodology, Thermal Sciences, and Customer Needs to Address Challenges in the Hair Care Industry" at the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information (DETC) in Engineering Conference on August 3, 2015.
May 20, 2015
InterPACK 2015
MTEC Lab will have three presentations at InterPACK this summer
May 20, 2015
Yash Ganatra presenting at CTRC Review - Spring 2015
Professor Marconnet and several students interacted with members of the Cooling Technology Research Consortium (CTRC) over the past few days. Highlights of the event included a student poster session, where Yash Ganatra's poster on our Passive Phase Change Materials for Thermal Management won for first place.
March 27, 2015
MRS Spring 2015
Yuqiang Zeng and Liu Peng will present their work at the conference in San Francisco, CA in early April.
March 20, 2015
Dinner with JNCASR Faculty
Prof Marconnet spoke at the JNCASR-Purdue Workshop on Nanomaterials for Energy in Bangalore, India on March 20, 2015
December 14, 2014
MTEC - Fall 2014
MTEC celebrated the end of the semester and all the hard work of the undergraduate and graduate students in the lab.
December 3, 2014
CNT TIM paper accepted for publication in TCPMT and Nanofluid Paper accepted for publication in Nano Letters
August 6, 2014
Undergradute SURF students Meng Pan and Yu Han will be presenting their work on "Thermal Properties of Soft Nanomaterials" at the SURF Research Symposium (Thursday Aug 7, 9 am - 5 pm in the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering).
June 19, 2014
DLS for Solar Steam Generation
Work conducted by Professor Marconnet and colleagues at MIT's NanoEngineering Group during and following her postdoc has been published in Nature Communications: "Solar Steam Generation by Heat Localization" by Hadi Ghasemi, George Ni, Amy Marconnet, James Loomis, Selcuk Yerci, Nenad Miljkovic, and Gang Chen.
May 29, 2014
Check out our work at several conferences this spring including ITCC and ITHERM.
May 13, 2014
Collier Miers and Yuqiang Zeng presented overviews of their work at the Cooling Technologies Research Center review today.
May 8, 2014
MTEC Spring 2014
MTEC celebrated the end of the semester and all the hard work of the undergraduate and graduate students in the lab.
April 29, 2014
Collier Miers and Yuqiang Zeng presented their work for the first time at ITCC 2014 on April 29.
January 17, 2014
Our paper with collaborators at the National University of Singapore was accepted for publication in the journal Colloids and Surfaces A and preprints are available online already.
November 17, 2013
Collaborators with the M-TEC lab will present two talks at IMECE 2013 (Nov 15-21, 2013 in San Diego, CA).
August 16, 2013
Schematic rendering of photothermal characterization methods for CNT forest.
Our comprehensive review of thermal transport in carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and CNT-based materials has been published in Reviews of Modern Physics.
August 12, 2013
Amy Marconnet
Professor Amy Marconnet along with new graduate students Collier Miers and Yuqiang Zeng arrived at Purdue today starting the Marconnet Thermal & Energy Conversion (M-TEC) Lab.
July 18, 2013
ASME Heat Transfer Division 75th Anniversary Logo
Amy Marconnet presented two papers this week at the ASME 2013 Summer Heat Transfer Conference in Minneapolis, MN: "Impact of Phase Change on Thermal and Electrical Properties of Ionic Nanofluids" and "Thermal Transport across Self-Assembled Monolayers to Water".