Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc.

- Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) has been in business for more than 25 years as a leading-edge engineering and manufacturing company focused on the thermal management of electronics. Founded in 1989 as a consulting company, ATS has evolved into a complete thermal solutions provider and is world-renowned for its portfolio of more than 5,000 high- and ultra-performance heat sinks, its industry-leading liquid cooling solutions, the broadest off-the-shelf heat pipe line on the market, expert consulting and design services, research-quality test equipment, and leading-edge R&D. ATS has established its own manufacturing center in the U.S. and developed strategic partnerships with Asian manufacturers to provide its global customers with complete thermal solutions ready to tackle the industry’s toughest challenges.

Manufacturing Capabilities - From its state-of-the-art, U.S.-based rapid prototyping and production facilities to its multiple strategic partners positioned in Europe and Asia, ATS has the capability to meet virtually any metal fabrication requirement with dual sourcing options. ATS U.S. manufacturing, on its campus in Norwood, Mass., just 30 minutes south of Boston, is ISO 9001:2015 certified and features the latest in CNC operations and fin-milling, including laser welders for cutting, engraving, metal joining and repairing. The facility is also equipped with a state-of-the-art heat pipe and vapor chamber center for the development, manufacture and customization of these devices. Video: We Own the Board

pushPIN™ Heat-Sinks

Image of ATS' pushPIN™ Heat-Sinks

Push pin heat sinks, 25 mm to 70 mm sizes, lightweight aluminum, blue anodized, attachment with brass or plastic push pins or stainless-steel PEM, 108K options. Learn More

ATS-CP Series Liquid Cold Plates

Image of ATS' ATS-CP Series Liquid Cold Plates

CP series cold plates have mini-channel fin design, rapid customization for different IGBT mounting patterns, 30% better performance than similar cold plates. Learn More

blueICE Heat Sinks

Image of Advanced Thermal Solutions' blueICE™ Heat Sinks

Ultra low profile blueICE heat sinks are only 4mm to 7mm in height. Good for small form factor IoT applications, thermal resistance as low as 1.23 C/W. Learn More

Featured Products

Image of ATS' Round and Flat Copper Heat Pipes

Round and Flat Copper Heat Pipes

Copper heat pipes from Advanced Thermal Solutions offer high thermal conductivity and are available in round or flat styles. Learn More

Image of Advanced Thermal Solutions' MaxiGRIP and SuperGRIP ClipKITS

maxiGRIP™ and superGRIP™ clipKITs™

ATS' maxiGRIP and superGRIP clipKITS offer patented superGRIP and maxiGRIP technology available for straight-fin, slant-fin, cross-cut, and pin-fin heat sinks. Learn More

Newest Products View All (16)

maxiFLOW™ pushPIN™ Heat Sink Publish Date: 2012-06-29

ATS' maxiFLOW heat sinks include an integral pushPIN mounting system for fast, safe attachment of the heat sinks onto BGAs and other hot components.

fanSINK™ Heat Sinks Publish Date: 2012-08-29

ATS' fanSINK heatsinks with maxiGRIP attachment feature omni-directional air flow for optimum thermal performance independent of the PCB layout.

blueICE™ Heat Sinks Publish Date: 2012-08-29

ATS' high-performance blueICE heat sinks feature an ultra-low profile for tough-to-cool applications in tight-space applications.

maxiFLOW™ with maxiGRIP™ Heatsinks Publish Date: 2012-12-07

ATS BGA cooling solutions with maxiGRIP attachment come preassembled with phase change thermal interface materials for easy installation/removal.

STAR Heat Sinks Cool High Heat-Flux LEDs Publish Date: 2014-11-14

ATS' STAR aluminum heat sinks for downlight LED lighting applications including threads for attaching lens mounts, brackets and other hardware.

superGRIP™ Heat Sink Attachment System for Densely Populated PCBs Publish Date: 2015-04-02

ATS' superGRIP heat sink clip attachment provides a strong hold with minimal space needed for components perimeter, ideal for densely populated PCBs.

Recent PTMs View All (12)

maxiGRIP™ and Board Rework Costs Publish Date: 2011-10-13

maxiGrip delivers enhanced cooling and enables the user to avoid any damage to the PCB and the BGA package itself.

Duration: 10 minutes
maxiGRIP™ Flip-Chip Publish Date: 2011-10-13

Overview of the maxiGRIP Flip-Chip and review of importance of selecting the correct TIM.

Duration: 5 minutes
Phase Change - Pressure Increase maxiGRIP™ Publish Date: 2011-10-13

ATS maxiGRIP and superGRIP are ideal solutions when used with phase change TIM for increased thermal and mechanical performance.

Duration: 20 minutes
maxiGRIP™ and Board Level Cooling Publish Date: 2011-10-13

Explaining the need for maximum airflow, the benefits of using a clip, and the steps for installation and removal.

Duration: 5 minutes

Featured Videos View All (47)

ATS SuperGRIP Heat Sink Attachment Demonstration

ATS's superGRIP™ heat sink attachment solution for the thermal management of semiconductors vs. an industry standard clip for heatsinks.

Advanced Thermal Solutions - maxiGRIP

The maxiGRIP™ clip attachment system by Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) offers a convenient and sure-fire method of attaching heatsinks for high powered electronics.

How to Install Push Pin Heat Sinks

ATS has expanded its line of push pin heat sinks, now providing straight fin, cross cut, and maxiFLOW heat sink configurations for a wide range of component sizes.

ATS Star LED Heatsinks

An Interview with Dr. Kaveh Azar regarding the new STAR LED Heat Sink product line from Advanced Thermal Solutions