• Robert A. Ackermann
Part of the The International Cryogenics Monograph Series book series (ICMS)


We begin our study of regenerators by reviewing some past applications that demonstrate the operation of a regenerator and its unique features. A chronology of key events in the development of regenerator theory and applications is presented in Table 1.1.


Heat Exchanger Matrix Material Expansion Space Stirling Cycle Compression Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Ackermann
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  1. 1.General Electric CompanySchenectadyUSA

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