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A hot future for cool materials

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Peer-reviewed

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Article

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Authors

Moya, X 
Mathur, ND 

Abstract

The widespread need to pump heat provides an immediate imperative to pump heat better, i.e. in an environmentally friendly and energy efficient manner. As discussed at a recent conference, heat-pump devices based on caloric materials represent an intriguing alternative to gas combustion and vapour compression.

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Keywords

magnetocaloric, electrocaloric, mechanocaloric, elastocaloric, barocaloric

Journal Title

Frontiers in Energy

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Journal ISSN

2095-1701
2095-1698

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Publisher

Springer Science and Business Media LLC
Sponsorship
European Research Council (680032)
ERC Starting Grant No. 680032, Royal Society University Research Fellowship.