Color-preserving daytime radiative cooling

Linxiao Zhu, Aaswath Raman, Shanhui Fan

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We introduce a general approach to radiatively lower the temperature of a structure, while preserving its color under sunlight. The cooling effect persists in the presence of considerable convective and conductive heat exchange and for different solar absorptances.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number223902
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number22
StatePublished - Nov 25 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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