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Fig. 1: Simulation of cooling response times.
Fig. 2: Photoluminescence spectra.

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We thank B. Huang from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology for constructive discussions and help with the thermal analysis and modelling.

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J.Z. and D.L. further analysed previous data and conducted the simulation. All authors prepared and wrote this reply.

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Correspondence to Qihua Xiong.

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Zhang, J., Li, D. & Xiong, Q. Reply to: Can lasers really refrigerate CdS nanobelts?. Nature 570, E62–E64 (2019).

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