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1. (WO2018200474) HEATING AND COOLING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/200474    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/029073
Publication Date: Fri Nov 02 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Apr 25 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: H01L 35/34
H01L 35/02
H01L 35/16
H01L 35/18
Applicants: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Inventors: LAKSHMANAN, Sridhar
PUTTY, Michael William
Title: HEATING AND COOLING DEVICE
Abstract:
A heating and/or cooling device for contact with a human body is provided having a power source outputting electrical energy, a temperature controller operably coupled to the power source configured to maintain a predetermined temperature parameter, and at least one heating and/or cooling module operably coupled to the temperature controller for selectively receiving the electrical energy and being responsive thereto to heat and/or cool the human body. The at least one heating and/or cooling module having a pair of electrodes spaced apart by a thermoelectric powder and an insulator at least partially surrounding the thermoelectric powder.