Cryocoolers 12 archives the latest technical developments in the field of cryocoolers in the 2002 timeframe. Its individual articles represent the contributions of leading international experts at the 12th International Cryocooler Conference hosted in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on June 18-20, 2002 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology . The program of this conference consisted of 120 papers; of these, 105 are published here.
Over the years the International Cryocoolers Conference has become the preeminent worldwide conference for the presentation of the latest developments and test experiences with cryocoolers. The typical applications of this technology include cooling space and terrestrial infrared focal plane arrays, space x-ray detectors, medical applications, and a growing number of high-temperature superconductor applications.
Availability: All papers published in the Cryocoolers 12 conference proceedings are available as PDFs from Springer via the SpringerLink below. Springer paper downloads are free to members of institutions that have a SpringerLink subscription, or for a fee for non-subscribers. Copies of Cryocoolers 12, either as a hardcover book or eBook, are available on Amazon.
Paper Access: To access the papers, click on the SpringerLink link below, locate the desired paper, and click on its linked title to download the paper in PDF form.
To Locate a Paper: Cryocoolers 12 Table of Contents and Subject and Author indexes are available below. The subject index also lists all author affiliations, so locating a paper published by a known university or research lab is straightforward using the subject index.