Cryocoolers 8 archives the leading technical developments in the field of cryocoolers in the 1994 timeframe. Its individual articles represent the contributions of leading international experts at the 8th International Cryocooler Conference held in Vail, Colorado, on June 28-30, 1994. The program of this conference consisted of 107 papers; of these, 93 are published here.
Although this was the eighth meeting of the International Cryocoolers Conference, which met every two years since 1980, Cryocoolers 8 is the first publication of the authors' works made available to the public in hardcover book form. As such, this book is the first volume of the series of professional Cryocoolers X texts for users and developers of cryocoolers. Previous proceedings of the International Cryocooler Conference were published over the years as informal reports by the particular government organization sponsoring the conference.
Availability: All papers published in the Cryocoolers 8 conference proceedings are available as PDFs from Springer via the SpringerLink below. Springer paper downloads are free to members of institutions that have a SpringerLink subscription, or for a fee for non-subscribers. Copies of Cryocoolers 8, either as a hardcover book or eBook, are available on Amazon.
Paper Access: To access the papers, click on the SpringerLink link below, locate the desired paper, and click on its linked title to download the paper in PDF form.
To Locate a Paper: Cryocoolers 8 Table of Contents and Subject and Author indexes are available below. The subject index also lists all author affiliations, so locating a paper published by a known university or research lab is straightforward using the subject index.