Accession Number : ADD003245
Title : Integral Heater Thermal Energy Storage Device.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Wise,Joseph
Report Date : 12 Oct 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent relates to a Vuilleumier cryogenic refrigerating system for operation wherein the source of thermal energy for the hot cylinder during periods of interrupted electrical energy is supplied by heat of fusion of the thermal energy storage material, the container for the thermal energy storage material is made the electrical heating element for both the refrigerator and the theme energy storage material.
Descriptors : *Refrigeration systems, *Patents, Integrated systems, Heat of fusion, Cryogenics, Heat pipes
Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE