Radiative Heat Shuttling.

  title={Radiative Heat Shuttling.},
  author={Ivan Latella and Riccardo Messina and J. Miguel Rub{\'i} and Philippe Ben-Abdallah},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={121 2},
We demonstrate the existence of a shuttling effect for the radiative heat flux exchanged between two bodies separated by a vacuum gap when the chemical potential of photons or the temperature difference is modulated. We show that this modulation typically gives rise to a supplementary flux which superimposes to the flux produced by the mean gradient, enhancing the heat exchange. When the system displays a negative differential thermal resistance, however, the radiative shuttling contributes to… 

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