Cryogenic system and component design



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Cryogenic system design



Heat exchanger stack for a 15 l/hr helium liquefier




Finite element thermal analysis of a cryostat thermal shield



A conduction cooled superconducting magnet for minesweeping



A superconducting magnet levitated rocket sled during factory test



The rocket sled ready for launch


Click here to view a movie of the sled flight

Flight Date April 5, 2005

Top speed 245 mph

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Flight Date February 21, 2008

Top Speed 423 mph New world speed record


Component Design



High power waveguide switches for R.F. heating experiments



Brush holder design and development for a homopolar motor