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23 June 1994 Development of hydrogen-filling techniques for the SPIRIT III cryostat
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SPIRIT III, the primary sensor to be flown aboard the BMDO midcourse space experiment, will be cooled using a 9 K solid-hydrogen cryostat. Laboratory cold tests of SPIRIT III have relied on helium as the cryogen because of the inherent risks associated with hydrogen.
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Greg A. Bell and Scott H. Schick "Development of hydrogen-filling techniques for the SPIRIT III cryostat", Proc. SPIE 2227, Cryogenic Optical Systems and Instruments VI, (23 June 1994); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.178606
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