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Optimization of a system of lamellar-vacuum insulation + cooled shields


It is shown that the heat influx through a stack of lamellar-vacuum insulation, alternating with cooled shields, can be reduced substantially by an optimum choice of the insulation packing density and the thickness of the layers between shields.

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Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 56, No. 4, p. 650–655, April, 1990.

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Zhitomirskii, I.S., Romanenko, V.G. & Kompantseva, V.G. Optimization of a system of lamellar-vacuum insulation + cooled shields. Journal of Engineering Physics 58, 495–499 (1990).

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  • Statistical Physic
  • Packing Density
  • Optimum Choice
  • Heat Influx
  • Insulation Packing