Ode to the Heat Sink

An unspoken facet of my work is the fascination I have for the materials I use, much of it computer parts. Inside laptops, towers, servers and attached to circuit boards there are always Heat Sinks. A heat sink is a passive heat exchanger that cools a device by dissipating heat into that surrounding medium. In computers, heat sinks are used to cool central processing units or graphic processors..They're really beautiful architectural objects... I save them more often just to look at rather build them into the work.... So... behold the Heat Sink: