ADIABATIC DEMAGNETIZATION REFRIGERATOR FOR USE IN ZERO GRAVITY

Award Information
Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Amount:
$494,507.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N/A
Solitcitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Branch:
N/A
Award Year:
1986
Phase:
Phase II
Agency Tracking Number:
1731
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Small Business Information
Alabama Cryogenic Engineering
P.o. Box 2451, Huntsville, AL, 35804
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 John B. Hendricks
 Investigator
 () -
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THIS PROJECT COVERS THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN ADIABATIC DEMAGNETIZATION REFRIGERATOR FOR USE IN ZERO GRAVITY AND EMPLOYS AN INNOVATIVE PRECOOLER AND THERMAL SWITCH. IN ADDITION, THE PROJECT INVOLVES THE DESIGN OF A SUPERCONDUCTING MAGNET SYSTEM ENERGIZED BY A SUPERCONDUCTING FLUX PUMP. THE SYSTEM REQUIRES A 2K HEAT SINK FOR OPERATION.

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