Cryogenics Publications

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2017

J. Gao, E. Varga, W. Guo and W. F. Vinen. Energy spectrum of thermal counterflow turbulence in superfluid helium-4. Submitted to Phys. Rev. B

B. Mastracci and W. Guo. An apparatus for generation and quantitative measurement of homogeneous isotropic turbulence in He II. Rev. Sci. Instrum., under review (2017)

B. Mastracci and W. Guo. Visualization of grid-generated turbulence in He II using PTV. IOP Conf. Proc.: Mater. Sci. Eng., under review (2017)

N. Garceau and W. Guo. Gas propagation following a sudden loss of vacuum in a pipe cooled by He I and He II. IOP Conf. Proc.: Mater. Sci. Eng., under review (2017)

M. Vanderlaan, D. Stubbs, K. Ledeboer, J. Ross, J. Wood, W. Johnson, S. Van Sciver and W. Guo. Repeatability measurements in apparent thermal conductivity of multi-layer insulation (MLI). IOP Conf. Proc.: Mater. Sci. Eng., under review (2017)

J. Gao, E. Varga, W. Guo and W. F. Vinen. Statistical measurement of counterflow turbulence in superfluid helium-4 using He2* tracer-line tracking techniqe. J. Low Temp. Phys. 187, 490-496 (2017)

B. Mastracci, S. Takada and W. Guo. Study of particle motion in He II counterflow across a wide heat flux range. J. Low Temp. Phys. 187, 446-452 (2017)

2016

J. Gao, W. Guo, and W. F. Vinen. Determination of the effective kinematic viscosity for the decay of quasiclassical turbulence in superfluid 4He. Phys. Rev. B 94, 094502 (2016)

J. Gao, W. Guo, V. S. L'vov, A. Pomyalov, L. Skrbek, E. Varga and W. F. Vinen. The decay of counterflow turbulence in superfluid ^4 He. JETP Lett, 103(10), 732-736 (2016)

R. C. Dhuley and S. W. Van Sciver. Epoxy encapsulation of the Cernox SD thermometer for measuring the temperature of surfaces in liquid helium. Cryogenics 77, 49-52 (2016)

R. C. Dhuley and S. W. Van Sciver. Propagation of nitrogen gas in a liquid helium cooled vacuum tube following sudden vacuum loss: Part II- Analysis of the propagation speed. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 98, 728-737 (2016)

R. C. Dhuley and S. W. Van Sciver. Propagation of nitrogen gas in a liquid helium cooled vacuum tube following sudden vacuum loss: Part I- Experimental investigations and analytical modeling, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 96, 573-581 (2016)

2015

A. Marakov, J. Gao, W. Guo, S.W. Van Sciver, G.G. Ihas, D.N. Mckinsey, and W.F. Vinen. Visualization of the normal-fluid turbulence in counterflowing superfluid 4He. Phys. Rev. B 91, 094503 (2015)

J Gao, A. Marakov, W. Guo, B.T. Pawlowski, S.W. Van Sciver, G.G. Ihas, D.N. Mckinsey, and W.F. Vinen. Producing and imaging a thin line of He2 tracer molecules in helium-4. Rev. Sci. Instrum., 86, 093904 (2015)

R. C. Dhuley and S. W. Van Sciver. Sudden vacuum loss in long liquid helium cooled tubes, IEEE Tran. Appl. Supercond. 25(3), 9000305, (2015)

R. C. Dhuley and S. W. Van Sciver. Heat transfer in a liquid helium cooled vacuum tube following sudden vacuum loss. IOP Conf. Proc: Mater. Sci. Eng. 101, 012006. (2015)

2014

J.E. Pienkos, S.W. Van Sciver, D. Celik, and R.J. Klimas. Experimental performance of MLI blanket density and compression effects for use in GE cryostat design, AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.479-86 (2014)

J.A. Hurd and S.W. Van Sciver. Measurements of the apparent thermal conductivity of multi-layer insulation between 20 K and 90 K. AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.694-700 (2014)

W.L. Johnson, K.W. Heckle, and J.A. Hurd. Thermal coupon testing of Load-Bearing Multilayer Insulation. AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.725-31 (2014)

M.H. Vanderlaan and S.W. Van Sciver. He II heat transfer through random packed spheres: Pressure drop. Cryogenics 63, 37-42 (2014)

W. Guo, D.P. Lathrop, M. La Mantia, and S.W. Van Sciver. Visualization of two-fluid flows of superfluid helium-4 at finite temperatures. P. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 111, 4653 (2014)

2013

D.E. Zmeev, F. Pakpour, P.M. Walmsley, A. Golov, W. Guo, D.N. McKinsey, G.G. Ihas, W.F. Vinen, and P.V.E. McClintock, Capture of He2 Molecules by Vortex Lines in Superfluid 4He at T=0.2K. Phys. Rev. Lett, 110, 175303 (2013)

D.E. Zmeev, F. Pakpour, P.M. Walmsley, A. Golov, P.V.E. McClintock, S.N. Fisher, W. Guo, D.N. McKinsey, G.G. Ihas, W.F. Vine, Observation of Crossover from Ballistic to Diffusion Regime for Excimer Molecules in Superfluid 4He J. Low. Temp. Phys, 171, 207 (2013)

E.S. Bosque, R.C. Dhuley, and S.W. Van Sciver. Transient heat transfer in helium II due to sudden vacuum break. AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.260-7 (2013)

M.H. Vanderlaan and S.W. Van Sciver. Steady state He II heat transfer through random packed spheres. Cryogenics 57, 166-72 (2013)

M.H. Vanderlaan and S.W. Van Sciver. Transient Helium II heat transfer through random packed spheres. AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.1313-8 (2013)

R.C. Dhuley , E.S. Bosque, and S.W. Van Sciver. Cryodeposition of nitrogen gas on a surface cooled by helium II. AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1573, p.226-32 (2013)

W. Guo and D.N. McKinsey. Concept for A Dark Matter Detector Using Liquid Helium-4. Phys. Rev. D, 87, 115011 (2013)

W. Guo, D.N. McKinsey, A. Marakov, K.J. Thompson, G.G. Ihas, and W. F. Vinen. Visualization technique for determining the structure functions of normal fluid turbulence in superfluid helium-4. J. Low. Temp. Phys, 171, 497 (2013)

2012

M.H. Vanderlaan, M. Seshadhria, M.N. Barrios, W.W. Brey, V.D. Schepkin, and S.W. Van Sciver. MRI of adsorbed water in solid foams at 21.1 T. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 55, 69-72 (2012)

2011

D. Celik, R. Klimas, S. W. Van Sciver and J. Zia . An Apparatus to Measure the Apparent Thermal Conductivity of Multilayer Insulation (MLI), Adv. Cryogenic Eng., Vol. 57, p.1313-8 (2011)

T.V. Chagovets and S.W. Van Sciver. A study of thermal counterflow using PTV. Physics of Fluids 23, 107102 (2011)

2017

J. Gao. Visualization study of thermal counterflow in superfluid 4He. Florida State University PhD Dissertaion (2017)

2016

A. Wray. Development of operations manual and restoration of cryogenic system for magnetic levitation. Florida State University Master’s Thesis (2016)

R.C. Dhuley. Gas propagation in a liquid helium cooled vacuum tube following a sudden vacuum loss. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2016)

2014

M.H. Vanderlaan. He II heat transfer through random packed spheres. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2014)

E. Bosque. Transient heat transfer of helium II due to a sudden loss of insulation vacuum. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2014)

2013

J.A. Hurd. Multilayer Insulation Testing at Varible Boundary Temperatures. Florida State University Master’s Thesis (2013)

2011

M. Barrios. Material Characterization of rigid foam insulation at low temperature. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2011)

H.J. Kim. Pressure difference and temperature variation through orifice plates in helium II. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2011)

2010

M. Dalban Canassy. Counterflow heat transfer in He II contained in porous media. Florida State University PhD Dissertation (2010)

2009

A. Hemmati. Drag measurement of a sphere in helium II. Florida State University Master’s Thesis (2009)

YearSocietyName
2017 Samuel C. Collins Award Steven Van Sciver
2015 Cryogenic Engineering Conference Student Paper Award Ram Dhuley
2013 Cryogenic Engineering Conference Student Paper Award Mark Vanderlaan
2012 FSU First Year Assistant Professor Award Wei Guo
2011 Klaus and Jean Timmerhaus Scholarship Award Mark Vanderlaan
2010 Mendelssohn Award from International Cryogenic Engineering Society Steven Van Sciver
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