Nonequilibrium Storage and Expulsion of Single-Phase Cryogens

  • C. K. Forester
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 12)


The allowable heat leak, the pressure decay resulting from fluid mixing, the required heater size, and the standby time of single-phase cryogenic tankage systems may be calculated with the aid of equilibrium data.


Expulsion Rate Tank Pressure Pressure Decay Tank Volume Radial Model 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. K. Forester
    • 1
  1. 1.The Boeing CompanySeattleUSA

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