Cousins, D. J. and Fisher, Shaun N. and Guénault, A.M. and Haley, Richard P. and Miller, I. E. and Pickett, George R. and Plenderleith, G. N. and Skyba, P. and Thibault, P. Y. A. and Ward, M. G. (1999) An advanced dilution refrigerator designed for the new lancaster microkelvin facility. Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 114 (5-6). pp. 547-570. ISSN 0022-2291Full text not available from this repository.
We have constructed a large new dilution refrigerator for use with the new Lancaster nuclear cooling facility. The machine is housed in a purpose-rebuilt suite of rooms and has been designed to have a very low base temperature, a very low heat leak environment and to run for long periods between refrigerant refills. The machine has been operated in continuous mode down to similar to 1.75 mK and can run for 10 days between refills. Preliminary nuclear cooling experiments suggest that even with an experiment attached the mixing chamber can still run below 2 mK.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Low Temperature Physics|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||DILUTION REFRIGERATOR|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Dr Richard P. Haley|
|Deposited On:||29 Jan 2009 16:53|
|Last Modified:||20 Jan 2016 01:04|
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