A Large-Scale Pumped and Subcooled Liquid Helium Cooling System

  • P. C. Vander Arend
  • S. T. Stoy
  • D. Richied
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 21)


Initial test results on the performance of a pumped subcooled helium cooling system designed for the Fermilab Energy Doubler project were presented earlier [1]. This paper presents additional details of the design, construction, and operations of the 122-m test loop.


Heat Transfer Coefficient Liquid Helium Centrifugal Pump Check Valve Test Loop 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. C. Vander Arend
    • 1
  • S. T. Stoy
    • 1
  • D. Richied
    • 2
  1. 1.Cryogenic Consultants, Inc.AllentownUSA
  2. 2.Fermi National Accelerator LaboratoryBataviaUSA

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