• AIM Space Cryocooler Programs 

      Mai, M.; Rühlich, I.; Schreiter, A.; Zehner, S. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      As an experienced supplier of tactical IR-technology, AIM is now involved in several IR space programs covering applications at different wavelengths. To the meet demands for compactness and weight, AIM has focused on ...
    • Compact Linear Split Stirling Cryogenic Cooler for High Temperature Infrared Imagers 

      Veprik, A.; Zehtzer, S.; Pundak, N.; Riabzev, S (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Novel high-definition night vision imagers are being enabled by new high-temperature infrared detectors that operate at elevated temperatures ranging from 95K to 200K; these have performance indices comparable with those ...
    • The Development of a New Generation of Miniature Long-Life Linear Coolers 

      van de Groep, W.; Mullié, J.; Willems, D.; van Wordragen, F.; Benschop, T. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Thales Cryogenics (TCBV) has an extensive background in developing and delivering long life cryogenic coolers for military, civil and space programs. This cooler range is based on two main compressor concepts: close tolerance ...
    • SITP’s Miniature Coaxial Pulse Tube Cryocooler 

      Dang, H. Z.; Wang, L. B.; Wu, Y. N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      A single-stage miniature coaxial pulse tube cryocooler (PTC) has been developed in Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (SITP/CAS) to serve as a perfect substitute for an existing Stirling ...
    • Space Micro Pulse Tube Cooler 

      Nguyen, T.; Petach, M.; Michaelian, M.; Raab, J.; Tward, E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      The Northrop Grumman space micro pulse tube cooler (micro) is a split configuration cooler incorporating a coaxial cold head connected via a transfer line to a vibrationally balanced back to back linear compressor. The ...
    • A Study of a Miniature In-Line Pulse Tube Cryocooler 

      Sobol, S.; Katz, Y.; Grossman, G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      A miniature pulse tube cryocooler has been designed and tested in our laboratory. The main part of the cryocooler, consisting of an in-line assembly of aftercooler, regenerator, cold heat exchanger, buffer tube and hot ...