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Tensile Properties of Various Materials at Cryogenic Temperatures

  • K. Fushimi
  • H. Yonemitsu
  • H. Okamoto
  • E. Fukushima
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 15)

Abstract

Knowledge of mechanical properties of industrial materials at cryogenic temperatures is essential for designing cryogenic equipment such as superconducting magnets. To augment available data [1,2] an apparatus for tensile tests was designed and constructed to perform in the temperature range from room temperature to 4°K. The apparatus consisted of a universal testing machine, a cryostat which cools the specimens., an automatic temperature controller, and an automatic recovery system for the helium gas. Liquid helium was used as a coolant and Au(Co 2 %)-Cu thermocouples were used as temperature-sensing elements.

Keywords

Yield Strength Ultimate Tensile Strength Liquid Helium Cryogenic Temperature Side Heater 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Fushimi
    • 1
  • H. Yonemitsu
    • 1
  • H. Okamoto
    • 1
  • E. Fukushima
    • 1
  1. 1.Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co., Ltd.Kawasaki, KanagawaJapan

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