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The Design of Thermal Regenerators for Stirling-Type Refrigerators

  • W. S. Harris
  • P. A. Rios
  • J. L. SmithJr.
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 16)

Abstract

In the traditional analyses of Stirling-type cycles, the effect of pressure drop and imperfect heat transfer in the various components are considered as coupled [1]. This approach requires that all components be considered simultaneously in the design of a system.

Keywords

Pressure Drop Preliminary Design Dead Volume Thermal Regenerator Stanton Number 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. S. Harris
    • 1
  • P. A. Rios
    • 2
  • J. L. SmithJr.
    • 2
  1. 1.IBMPoughkeepsieUSA
  2. 2.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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