Several apparatuses and methods for providing cooling system interchangeability. One apparatus includes a thermally conductive plate thermally coupled to an integrated circuit. The thermally conductive plate is configured to couple interchangeably to a liquid cooling assembly or an air cooling assembly, and the liquid cooling assembly and the air cooling assembly are separate devices.
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 This invention was made with the United States Government support under Agreement No. DE-EE0002894 awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.