MULTIPLE HEAT SOURCES

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$52,584.00
Award Year:
1984
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
1074
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Thermacore, Inc.
780 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA, 17601
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
ROBERT M. SHAUBACK
(717) 569-6551
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
ADVANCED SPACECRAFT CURRENTLY BEING DESIGNED HAVE COMPLEX THERMAL MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS. THESE REQUIREMENTS MAY BE BEST SATISFIED BY HEAT PIPES CAPABLE OF ACCEPTING HEAT FROM MULTIPLE HEAT SOURCES. THERE IS NO THOROUGH ANALYTICAL OR EXPERIMENTAL BASIS FOR THE DESIGN OF HEAT PIPES OF THIS TYPE. THE PROPOSED PHASE I PROGRAM HAS AS ITS OBJECTIVE THE ANALYTICAL MODELING AND EXPERIMENTAL VERIFICATION OF THE PERFORMANCE OF HEAT PIPES HAVING MULTIPLE, DISTRIBUTED EVAPORATORS.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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