photothermic

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photothermic

(ˌfəʊtəʊˈθɜːmɪk) or

photothermal

adj
(General Physics) of or concerned with light and heat, esp the production of heat by light
ˌphotoˈthermically, ˌphotoˈthermally adv
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Lance Wheeler is the lead author of the paper, Switchable Photovoltaic Windows Enabled by Reversible Photothermal Complex Dissociation from Methylammonium Lead Iodide, published in Nature Communications.
pulsed Q-switched ruby laser (694 nm) surgery is unquestionably the current treatment of choice for nevi of Ota and Ito, and it works via selective photothermal and photomechanical destruction of dermal melanocytes and melanophages.
Targeting cancer cell integrins using gold nanorods in photothermal therapy inhibits migration through affecting cytoskeletal proteins.
Laser technology employs a depth-controlled photothermal effect of the erbium-yttrium-aluminum-garnet (EnYAG) laser with a [lambda]=2940 nm on vaginal mucosa and connective tissue, presumably by changing the architecture and composition of its extracellular matrix and improving its morphology and function.
The 11 chapters in this volume outline research on black titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanomaterials and how they can be used in clean energy applications, including synthetic methods, approaches, and the chemical, physical, and electronic properties of black titanium dioxide and their applications in catalysis, photocatalysis, photothermal, photoelectrochemical water splitting, lithium-ion and lithium-sulfur batteries, and supercapacitors.
HO: YAG laser lithotripsy works according to photothermal mechanism17.
Chitosan-coated triangular silver nanoparticles as a novel class of biocompatible, highly effective photothermal transducers for in vitro cancer cell therapy.
These unique properties provide the potential of designing novel optically active reagents for simultaneous molecular imaging and photothermal cancer therapy.
higher ultraviolet and photothermal stability to prevent lens yellowing over time.
Note that the first experimental SPP, applied truth photothermal method for converting solar radiation, was built in 1985 in the USSR (Schelkino, Crimea).