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