Contact : Jean-Marc Duval
On 20 September 2017, the integration room for space cryogenics of Inac's Low Temperature Service (SBT) was inaugurated in the presence of Fabienne Serenne of Cnes and Olivier Pin of ESA and Vincent Berger, Director of basic research at CEA.
Contact : Aurélia CHARRIER
Summary of the highlight A small cryo-refrigerator dedicated to space missions reached temperatures lower than 4.2K (liquid helium) in our laboratory for the first time. This is the world record using helium 4 and some improvements are still expected with helium 3.