Energy Rejection Systems for Very High Altitude Aircraft
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
LHPs in composite skin,the "Wing as Radiator" concept has demonstrated 25-50 kW to 65k ft. Inflatable radiator has been analyzed for 500 kWt in GEO. Self deploying heat pipe radiators, heat pipes as structure, and LHPs for regenerative fuel cell thermal control have also been demonstrated by bidder. Phase I would integrate these technologies, map the solution space, and optimize their application...
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780 Eden Road Lancaster, PA 17601
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