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Title: Radiative sky cooling: Fundamental principles, materials, and applications

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [2]; ORCiD logo [2];  [3]; ORCiD logo [4];  [5]; ORCiD logo [5]
  1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA, School of Energy and Environment, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
  2. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
  3. Ruiling Institute of Advanced Energy and Environmental Solutions, Ningbo 315000, China
  4. Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
  5. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA, Materials Science and Engineering Program, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E)
OSTI Identifier:
1507229
Grant/Contract Number:  
AR0000580
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Applied Physics Reviews
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Applied Physics Reviews Journal Volume: 6 Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 1931-9401
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Zhao, Dongliang, Aili, Ablimit, Zhai, Yao, Xu, Shaoyu, Tan, Gang, Yin, Xiaobo, and Yang, Ronggui. Radiative sky cooling: Fundamental principles, materials, and applications. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5087281.
Zhao, Dongliang, Aili, Ablimit, Zhai, Yao, Xu, Shaoyu, Tan, Gang, Yin, Xiaobo, & Yang, Ronggui. Radiative sky cooling: Fundamental principles, materials, and applications. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5087281.
Zhao, Dongliang, Aili, Ablimit, Zhai, Yao, Xu, Shaoyu, Tan, Gang, Yin, Xiaobo, and Yang, Ronggui. Sat . "Radiative sky cooling: Fundamental principles, materials, and applications". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5087281.
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