MULTIPLE HEAT SOURCES

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 1074
Amount: $52,584.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1984
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Thermacore, Inc.
780 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA, 17601
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 ROBERT M. SHAUBACK
 (717) 569-6551
Business Contact
Phone: () -
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.

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