Accession Number:

ADA232118

Title:

Technology Assessment of Gasses Useful as Coolants in Open Cycle Joule-Thomson Cyrostat Coolers

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 28 Jun-24 Sep 1989

Corporate Author:

SYSTEM DYNAMICS INTERNATIONAL INC HUNTSVILLE AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

This report documents the results of a ten week effort to identify cryogenic candidate compounds, mixtures, and solids that can be used as a coolant or precoolant in infrared IR seekers to allow rapid cool down of the detector to be achieved. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE