Cryogenic refrigeration: its application in industry.

Le froid cryogénique : son application dans l'industrie.

Author(s) : LE DIOURON R.

Type of article: Article


In a general and instructive statement, the author summarizes the cryogenic refrigeration applications as seen by a French manufacturer of liquefied gases. He mentions the characteristics of cryogenic refrigeration production by liquid nitrogen and liquid CO2 under normal conditions of use. He then outlines different technologies used in cryogenic equipment classifying them according to the type of transmission medium between the refrigerant and the product to be processed: direct transfer, through a gaseous, solid or liquid intermediate heat carrier; he also mentions heat pipe technology. J.R.


  • Original title: Le froid cryogénique : son application dans l'industrie.
  • Record ID : 1994-3378
  • Languages: French
  • Source: Rev. gén. Froid - vol. 83 - n. 935
  • Publication date: 1993/07
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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