How does heat transfer impact state-of-the-art technologies?

How can we describe thermal transport at the nanoscale? 

Our research aims at providing thermal solutions for emerging areas of nanotechnology where heat transfer is critical to performance and reliability. Our expertise is in characterizing thermal transport in microdevices and nanomaterials over a broad range of temperature. For various applications, understanding the fundamentals of thermal transport and controlling heat transfer at the nanoscale will be the key to technological success.