Accession Number : ADA268448


Title :   Proceedings of the International Cryocooler Conference (7th) Held in Santa Fe, New Mexico on 17-19 November 1992, Part 1


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : PHILLIPS LAB KIRTLAND AFB NM


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a268448.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 316


Abstract : Partial contents include: SDIO and Air Force Cryocooler Technology Developments at USAF Phillips Laboratory; JPL Cryocooler Development and Test Program Overview; Development and Demonstration of a Diaphragm Stirling 65 K standard Spacecraft Cryocooler; Stirling Space Cooler; Thermal, Vibration, and Reliability Test Results for a Balanced 80 K Cryocooler; Spacecraft Cooler Characterization; Performance of a Long Life Reverse Brayton Cryocooler; SDI cryocooler Producibility Program; Miniature Pulse Tube Cooler; Flow Patterns Intrinsic to the Pulse Tube Refrigerator; Experimental Investigation of the Regenerative Magnetic Refrigerator Operating Between 4.2 K and 1.8 K; A 4 K gifford-McMahon Refrigerator for Radio Astronomy; A Stirling Cycle Cryocooler for 4 K Applications; Regenerator Performance and Refrigeration Mechanism for 4 K GM Refrigerator Using Rare Earth Compound Regenerator Materials; Superfluid Stirling Refrigerator with a Counterflow Regenerator; Graded and Nongraded Regenerator Performance; Evolution of the 10 K Periodic Sorption Refrigerator Concept; Development of a Periodic 10 K Sorption Cryocooler; Assessment of a Hydrogen Joule-Thomson Expander and Vanadium Hydride Sorption Beds for 20 K cryocoolers; Design of a Metal Hydride Sorption Cryocooler System; Linear Compressor for JT Cryocooler; JT Cryostat with Liquid-Solid Cryogen Reservoir; Design of A Metal Hydride Sorption Cryocooler System; Linear Compressor for JT Cooler; Phase Equilibria in Cryogenic Mixtures.


Descriptors :   *CRYOGENICS , *REFRIGERATION SYSTEMS , LOW TEMPERATURE , MAGNETIC FIELDS , SYMPOSIA , SPACECRAFT , SPACE ENVIRONMENTS , MODELS , HEAT EXCHANGERS , MAGNETIC MATERIALS , JOULE THOMSON EFFECT , LIQUID HELIUM , THERMOELECTRIC COOLING , STIRLING CYCLE , REFRIGERANTS , SEMICONDUCTOR DIODES , COOLING , REGENERATIVE COOLING , COOLING AND VENTILATING EQUIPMENT , ACTUATORS , ABSORPTION


Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Thermodynamics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE