Study of Key Technological Performance Parameters of Carbon-Fiber Infrared Heating Cage

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 571)


Using a thermal-vacuum test and Monte Carlo simulation analysis, this paper examined the key technical performance parameters of the carbon-fiber heating cage and compared them with those of the traditional nickel-chromium alloy heating cage. The results indicated that the heating capacity and temperature uniformity of the carbon-fiber heating cage for spacecraft were better than those of the traditional nickel-chromium alloy heating cage, and that the electro-thermal properties of the carbon-fiber infrared heating cage met the requirements of the spacecraft thermal-vacuum environment.


Carbon fiber Infrared heating cage Heat-flow density Thermal vacuum test Thermal balance test 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Beijing Institute of Spacecraft Environment EngineeringBeijingChina

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