Low Temperature Heat Exchanger Usage

  • W. E. Gifford
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 2)


Highly efficient extended-surface heat exchangers have a wide application in low temperature plants. In fact, it is probable that liquid hydrogen and helium temperatures could not be achieved without them. Even liquid nitrogen temperatures would be prohibitively expensive.


Heat Exchanger Liquid Hydrogen Compressive Work Heat Sink Temperature Heat Exchanger Surface 


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© Plenum Press, Inc., New York 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. E. Gifford
    • 1
  1. 1.A. D. LittleIncorporatedCambridgeUSA

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