Heat Exchangers in Cryocoolers

  • Graham Walker
Part of the The International Cryogenics Monograph Series book series (ICMS)


Heat exchangers are devices which enhance the transfer of heat and are vital components of all cryocoolers. They exist in a wide variety of types, shapes, sizes, and arrangements and are made of all kinds of material. Metals are commonly used because of high thermal conductivity and relative ease of fabrication.


Heat Exchanger Heat Pipe Tube Heat Exchanger Cold Fluid Expansion Space 
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  • Graham Walker
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  1. 1.The University of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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