Aims & Scope


The Journal of Electronics Cooling and Thermal Control (JECTC) is a quarterly, peer-reviewed, academic journal. It aims to provide a vehicle for the exchange and dissemination of original research results, technical notes, and state-of-the-art reviews pertaining to the electronic cooling and thermal system control technology in the computer and electronics industries.


It covers a wide range of topics on


  • · Fundamentals and applications of heat/mass transfer processes for the electronics and micro-electronics, such as
    Base board design and material structure
    Control scenario
    Electronics packaging
    Fan design and performance
    Forced convection heat transfer
    Heat storage
    Heat sink design and optimization
    High heat conductive materials
    Heat transfer in micro channels
    Insulation
    Interface thermal contact performance
    Natural convection heat transfer
    Phase changing heat transfer
    Phonon
    Radiation
    Spray cooling
    Temperature stability
    Thermal modeling of electronics systems and components
  • · Technologies based on these transport processes such as
    Enhanced heat/mass transfer in precision-, micro-electronics, information technology
    Heat pipe
    MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) and NEMS (Nano-Electro-Mechanical-Systems)
    Various electronic devices, etc.

  • The audiences of this Journal include the research scientists, graduates, engineers, and others concerned about above specific scopes, working in academia and industry.