From Spacecraft Thermal Control Handbook, Volume II-Cryogenics
- Chapter 7: Cryocooler Overview
- Chapter 8: Regenerative Systems Stirling and Pulse Tube Cryocoolers
- Chapter 9: Turbo-Brayton Cryocoolers
- Chapter 10: Closed-Cycle Joule-Thomson Cryocoolers
- Chapter 11: Cryocooler Performance Characterization
- Chapter 12: Cryocooler Reliability and Redundancy
- Chapter 13: Cryocooler Integration Considerations
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M. DonabedianThe Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California. Various military, commercial, and scientific projects require cooling of infrared (IR) sensors and spectrometers, optical elements,...
R. G. Ross Jr.Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California. Introduction A key issue in successfully using cryocoolers is obtaining data on their...
W. L. SwiftCreare Incorporated, Hanover, New Hampshire. The turbo-Brayton cycle cryocooler uses miniature, high-speed turbomachines and high-effectiveness recuperators to provide efficient cooling...
R. G. Ross Jr.Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California. Introduction The fundamental issue of successfully using cryocoolers in a long-life space...
W. Burt Northrop Grumman Space Technology, Redondo Beach, California. Printed by permission. Overview Coolers in which the refrigerant is not depleted are generally denoted as refrigerators.