22 July 2010 Thermal architecture of the Clover cryostats
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We discuss the Clover cryostats, which are dry cryostats containing three stages of cooling; a pulse tube cooler, a sorption fridge and a continuous miniature dilution refrigerator. We describe the thermal architecture of the system and present thermal data for the various stages including its performance when tilted.
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William F. Grainger, Peter A. R. Ade, Peter Hargrave, Simon Chase, Brian Kiernan, Chris E. North, "Thermal architecture of the Clover cryostats", Proc. SPIE 7739, Modern Technologies in Space- and Ground-based Telescopes and Instrumentation, 773916 (22 July 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.858022; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.858022
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