APPLICATIONS FOR SUB-KELVIN CRYOCOOLERS
CRC coolers and associated products are in use in many leading research applications in astronomy and materials science. Major projects making use of our instruments include:
 

EBEX  
SPIDER  
BOLOCAM  
SPIRE  
ACBAR 
SOFIA 
 
Selected publications referencing CRC products include: 
A passive terahertz video camera based on lumped element kinetic inductance detectors 
S Rowe, E Pascale, S Doyle… - Review of Scientific …, 2016 - aip.scitation.org
A continuous dry 300 mK cooler for THz sensing applications 
GM Klemencic, PAR Ade, S Chase… - Review of Scientific …, 2016 - scitation.aip.org 
Modifying a Commercial FTS for Operation at Cryogenic Temperature
I Veenendaal, D Naylor, B Gom - Optics and Photonics for Energy …, 2016 - osapublishing.org 
Note: Sub-Kelvin refrigeration with dry-coolers on a rotating system 
S Oguri, H Ishitsuka, J Choi, M Kawai… - Review of Scientific …, 2014 - aip.scitation.org
BICEP3 performance overview and planned Keck Array upgrade.
Grayson, J. A., Ade, P. A. R., Ahmed, Z., Alexander, K. D., Amiri, M., Barkats, D., ... & Bowens-Rubin, R. (2016). arXiv preprint arXiv:1607.04668.
Initial Performance of Bicep3.
Wu, W. L. K., Ade, P. A. R., Ahmed, Z., Alexander, K. D., Amiri, M., Barkats, D., ... & Buder, I. (2016).  Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 184(3-4), 765-771.
POLOCAM: a millimeter wavelength cryogenic polarimeter prototype for MUSIC-POL
 
GT Laurent, JE Vaillancourt… - SPIE …, 2012 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
Design and Expected Performance of GISMO-2, a Two Color Millimeter Camera for the IRAM 30 m Telescope 
J Staguhn, D Benford, E Dwek, G Hilton… - Journal of Low …, 2014 - Springer 
Conceptual design of a cryogenic test bench system for millimeter wavelength detectors 
S Ventura, D Ferrusca… - SPIE …, 2014 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
The EBEX cryostat and supporting electronics 
I Sagiv, AM Aboobaker, C Bao, S Hanany… - arXiv preprint arXiv: …, 2010 - arxiv.org 
Evolution of X-ray calorimeter spectrometers at the Lawrence Livermore Electron Beam Ion Trap 
FS Porter, P Beiersdorfer, GV Brown… - Journal of Physics: …, 2009 - iopscience.iop.org 
A high capacity completely closed-cycle 250 mK 3 He refrigeration system based on a pulse tube cooler 
MJ Devlin, SR Dicker, J Klein, MP Supanich - Cryogenics, 2004 - Elsevier 
First-generation continuum cameras for the large millimeter telescope 
GW Wilson, J Austermann… - SPIE …, 2004 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
Passive submillimeter-wave stand-off video camera for security applications 
E Heinz, T May, D Born, G Zieger, S Anders… - Journal of Infrared, …, 2010 - Springer 
Design and characterization of TES bolometers and SQUID readout electronics for a balloon-borne application 
J Hubmayr, F Aubin… - SPIE …, 2008 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
Thermal architecture of the Clover cryostats 
…, P Hargrave, S Chase… - SPIE …, 2010 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
The CLOVER experiment 
L Piccirillo, P Ade, MD Audley… - SPIE …, 2008 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
A three-stage helium sorption refrigerator for cooling of infrared detectors to 280 mK 
RS Bhatia, ST Chase, SF Edgington, J Glenn… - Cryogenics, 2000 - Elsevier 
A cryogen-free miniature dilution refrigerator for low-temperature detector applications 
G Teleberg, ST Chase, L Piccirillo - Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 2008 - Springer 
Performance of the EBIT calorimeter spectrometer 
FS Porter, J Gygax, RL Kelley… - Review of Scientific …, 2008 - scitation.aip.org 
Closed cycle cooling of infrared detectors to 250 mK 
RS Bhatia, ST Chase, WC Jones, BG Keating… - Cryogenics, 2002 - Elsevier 
The POLARBEAR experiment 
ZD Kermish, P Ade, A Anthony… - SPIE …, 2012 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org 
Automated Closed-Cycle Cooling to 250 mK for the Polatron 
…, PV Mason, BJ Philhour, G Sirbi, KW Yoon, ST Chase - Cryocoolers 12, 2003 - Springe 
Materials for cutting-edge experiments in astronomy and particle physics 
JS Kennedy, AL Woodcraft - Journal of Physics: Conference …, 2009 - iopscience.iop.org 
A miniature dilution refrigerator for sub-Kelvin detector arrays 
G Teleberg, ST Chase… - SPIE …, 2006 - proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org