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TED Talks: Season 2012

2012x101 Doris Kim Sung: Metal that breathes
TV-PG

  • 2012-04-30T21:00:00-07:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Modern buildings with floor-to-ceiling windows give spectacular views, but they require a lot of energy to cool. Doris Kim Sung works with thermo-bimetals, smart materials that act more like human skin, dynamically and responsively, and can shade a room from sun and self-ventilate.

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