Faculty Advisor

Zwiep, Donald N.

Abstract

The purpose of this project was to research and improve the design and operation of a Continuous Adiabatic Demagnetization (CADR). Experiments focused on improving the methods used to produce the CADR salt pill, improving the operation of the CADR heat switch, and testing the properties of a new salt pill material Dysprosium Gadolinium Gallium Garnet.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2000

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

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