Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

7-25-1995

Abstract

A ternary magnetic refrigerant material comprising (Dy.sub.1-x Er.sub.x)Al.sub.2 for a magnetic refrigerator using the Joule-Brayton thermodynamic cycle spanning a temperature range from about 60K to about 10K, which can be adjusted by changing the Dy to Er ratio of the refrigerant.

Patent Number

US 5,435,137

ISURF Reference Number

1655

Assignee

Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,

Application Number

US 08/088,882

Date Filed

7-8-1993

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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