Matter and methods at low temperatures.

Author(s) : POBELL F.

Type of monograph: Book


This book provides information about performing experiments at low temperatures, as well as basic facts concerning the low-temperature properties of liquid and solid matter. Extract from the table of contents: properties of cryoliquids; solid matter at low temperatures; thermal contact and thermal isolation; helium-4 cryostats; helium-3 cryostats; helium 3-helium 4 dilution refrigerator; refrigeration by solidification of liquid helium 3; refrigeration by adiabatic demagnetization of a paramagnetic salt; refrigeration by adiabatic nuclear demagnetization; temperature scales and temperature fixed points; low-temperature thermometry; miscellaneous cryogenic design aids and new developments.


  • Original title: Matter and methods at low temperatures.
  • Record ID : 1997-1252
  • Languages: English
  • Publication: Springer - Germany
  • Edition statement: edition 2
  • Publication date: 1996
  • ISBN: 3-540-58572-9
  • Source: Source: ed. 2; 371 p. (15.5 x 23.5); fig.; tabl.; append.; index; DEM 88.00.
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.