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Gravity Probe B Dewar/Probe Concept
Author(s): R. T. Parmley; J. Goodman; M. Regelbrugge; S. Yuan
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Paper Abstract

Preliminary analyses and development tests are beginning to define the Gravity Probe B (GP-B) superfluid helium dewar and probe that contain the scientific instrument. The status of the current dewar and probe concept is reported, and supporting analyses used to define the neck tube region are described.

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Date Published: 18 July 1986
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0619, Cryogenic Optical Systems and Instruments II, (18 July 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.966645
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R. T. Parmley, Lockheed Missiles & Space Company, Inc. (United States)
J. Goodman, Lockheed Missiles & Space Company, Inc. (United States)
M. Regelbrugge, Lockheed Missiles & Space Company, Inc. (United States)
S. Yuan, Lockheed Missiles & Space Company, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0619:
Cryogenic Optical Systems and Instruments II
Ramsey K. Melugin, Editor(s)

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