Cryocoolers 13 archives the latest technical developments in the field of cryocoolers in the 2004 timeframe. Its individual articles represent the contributions of leading international experts at the 13th International Cryocooler Conference held in New Orleans, Louisiana, on March 29 - April 1, 2004. The program of this conference consisted of 123 papers; of these, 88 are published here.
Hosted this year by Alabama Cryogenics, NASA Ames Research Center and Lockheed ATC, 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 13 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 13, 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 13 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.