Patent Number: 9,433,133

Title: Device and method for cooling an electric component for a vehicle

Abstract: A cooling device for an arrangement with at least one electric component, particularly power electronics (1), for a vehicle, wherein the arrangement can be cooled by a fluid (2) using the method of evaporative cooling, includes a heat engine (4), in particular a steam turbine or a displacement machine for expanding fluid that is evaporated during evaporative cooling.

Inventors: Muller; Nikolaus (Munich, DE)

Assignee: RENK AG

International Classification: F28C 1/00 (20060101); H05K 7/20 (20060101); F25D 23/12 (20060101); B60H 1/32 (20060101); F25B 9/00 (20060101); B60R 16/023 (20060101); F28D 15/02 (20060101); H01L 23/427 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-08-30 0:00:00