Villanova Thermal Management Laboratory (NovaTherm)

Director: Amy Fleischer, PhD, Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Focus: Addresses issues of research and development in the thermal-fluids field as applied to both thermal management of electronic devices and to the development and implementation of sustainable energy technologies. 

Research Highlights:

  • The development and implementation of sustainable design in energy systems and power electronics. 
  • Data center thermal management and waste heat utilization.
  • Thermal management for portable electronics.
  • Development of graphite nanofiber thermal interface materials.

Facility Highlights: