11 March 2013 Electro-luminescent cooling: light emitting diodes above unity efficiency
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Proceedings Volume 8638, Laser Refrigeration of Solids VI; 863807 (2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2005093
Event: SPIE OPTO, 2013, San Francisco, California, United States
Abstract
Experimental demonstration of net electro-luminescent cooling in a diode, or equivalently electroluminescence with wall-plug efficiency greater than unity, had eluded direct observation for more than five decades. We review experiments demonstrating light emission from a light-emitting diode in which the electron population is pumped by a combination of electrical work and heat.
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Parthiban Santhanam, Parthiban Santhanam, Duanni Huang, Duanni Huang, Dodd J. Gray, Dodd J. Gray, Rajeev J. Ram, Rajeev J. Ram, } "Electro-luminescent cooling: light emitting diodes above unity efficiency", Proc. SPIE 8638, Laser Refrigeration of Solids VI, 863807 (11 March 2013); doi: 10.1117/12.2005093; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2005093
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