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Title: Illumination and radiative cooling

Abstract

Aspects of the present disclosure are directed to providing and/or controlling electromagnetic radiation. As may be implemented in accordance with one or more embodiments, an apparatus includes a first structure that contains an object, and a second structure that is transparent at solar wavelengths and emissive in the atmospheric electromagnetic radiation transparency window. The second structure operates with the first structure to pass light into the first structure for illuminating the object, and to radiatively cool the object while preserving the object's color.

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Research Org.:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Stanford, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1429077
Patent Number(s):
9923111
Application Number:
14/540,935
Assignee:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University (Stanford, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
DOE Contract Number:  
AR0000316
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Nov 13
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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Citation Formats

Fan, Shanhui, Raman, Aaswath Pattabhi, Zhu, Linxiao, and Rephaeli, Eden. Illumination and radiative cooling. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Fan, Shanhui, Raman, Aaswath Pattabhi, Zhu, Linxiao, & Rephaeli, Eden. Illumination and radiative cooling. United States.
Fan, Shanhui, Raman, Aaswath Pattabhi, Zhu, Linxiao, and Rephaeli, Eden. Tue . "Illumination and radiative cooling". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1429077.
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abstractNote = {Aspects of the present disclosure are directed to providing and/or controlling electromagnetic radiation. As may be implemented in accordance with one or more embodiments, an apparatus includes a first structure that contains an object, and a second structure that is transparent at solar wavelengths and emissive in the atmospheric electromagnetic radiation transparency window. The second structure operates with the first structure to pass light into the first structure for illuminating the object, and to radiatively cool the object while preserving the object's color.},
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