• A 2 K Active Magnetic Regenerative Refrigeration System for Remote Cooling. 

      Chen, W.; McCormick, J. A.; Zagarola, M. V. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      This paper reports on the development of an Active Magnetic Regenerative Refrigeration (AMRR) system for space applications. The AMRR can continuously provide remote/distributed cooling at about 2 K and reject heat at ...
    • An Advanced Compressor for Turbo-Brayton Cryocoolers 

      Hill, R. W.; Hilderbrand, J. K.; Zagarola, M. V. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Future space-borne infrared sensor missions will require reliable, efficient, and lightweight cryocoolers. Reverse turbo-Brayton cryocoolers have the inherent benefits of negligible vibration emittance and the ability to ...
    • Development of SITP’s Large Capacity High Frequency Coaxial Pulse Tube Cryocoolers 

      Dang, H. Z.; Wang, L. B.; Wu, Y. N.; Li, S. S.; Yang, K. X.; Shen, W. B.; Fu, H. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Large capacity high frequency single-stage coaxial inertance pulse tube cryocoolers have been developed and are becoming mature in SITP/CAS. The main objective of the development is to provide larger low-noise cooling ...
    • Impact of Small Regenerator Structural Flaws on the Performance of Miniature Pulse Tube Cryocoolers 

      Conrad, T. J.; Ghiaasiaan, S. M. (Seyed M.); Kirkconnell, Carl Scott; Crittenden, Thomas M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Miniature cryocoolers are suitable for space applications and installation in portable devices. They can also be useful as final stages for applications where small cooling loads must be carried at temperatures lower than ...
    • SPICA/SAFARI Sub-Kelvin Cryogenic Chain 

      Duband, L.; Duval, J. M.; Luchier, N.; D’Escrivan, S. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      SPICA, a Japanese led mission, is part of the JAXA future science program and is planned for launch in 2018. SPICA will perform imaging and spectroscopic observations in the 5 to 210 mm waveband. The SPICA payload features ...
    • Vibration-Free, Hybrid Cryocooler for 4 K Space Applications 

      Zagarola, M. V.; Chen, W. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Future astronomical observatories and surveillance satellites utilizing infrared, far infrared, and submillimeter detectors will require long-life mechanical cryocoolers that provide cooling at temperatures down to 4 K. ...