Cryocoolers 17 archives developments and performance measurements in the field of cryocoolers based on the contributions of leading international experts at the 17th International Cryocooler Conference that was held in Los Angeles, California, on July 9-12, 2012. The program of this conference consisted of 94 papers; of these, 71 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: Papers published in the conference proceedings are available free-of-charge on this web site as well as being available in the proceedings hard copy volume and on its accompanying CD, which are available from Amazon. Papers on this web site are in full color as are the papers located on the proceedings CD.
Paper Access: To access the papers, click on the Table of Contents below, locate the desired paper and click on it to download the paper in PDF form.
To Locate a Paper: Proceedings 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.
Abstracts Book: The Proceedings Abstracts Book published at the time of the conference is also available for recent conferences as noted below; this booklet has all the detailed meeting information as well as abstracts of all papers initially scheduled for presentation at the conference.