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NEA-0554 INSUL.
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NEA-0554 INSUL.

INSUL, Calculation of Thermal Insulation of Various Materials Immersed in He

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1. NAME OR DESIGNATION OF PROGRAM:  INSUL.
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2. COMPUTERS
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Program name Package id Status Status date
INSUL NEA-0554/02 Tested 01-AUG-1977

Machines used:

Package ID Orig. computer Test computer
NEA-0554/02 IBM 370 series IBM 370 series
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3. NATURE OF PHYSICAL PROBLEM SOLVED:  Performance of thermal insulation immersed in helium.
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4. METHOD OF SOLUTION

Mineral fibre, metal fibre and metallic multi-layer foils are studied. An approximate analysis for performance evaluation of multi-layer insulation in vertical gas spaces including the regime between fully suppressed natural convection and that for which an accepted power relationship applies is included.
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5. RESTRICTIONS ON THE COMPLEXITY OF THE PROBLEM
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6. TYPICAL RUNNING TIME
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7. UNUSUAL FEATURES: UNUSUAL FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM
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8. RELATED OR AUXILIARY PROGRAMS: RELATED AND AUXILIARY PROGRAMS
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9. STATUS
Package ID Status date Status
NEA-0554/02 01-AUG-1977 Tested at NEADB
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10. REFERENCES

- A.N. Kinkead, B.E. Pitchford:
  'Performance of Thermal Insulation Immersed in Helium'
  Dragon Project Report 666. (October 1969).
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11. HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS: MACHINE REQUIREMENTS
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12. PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE(S) USED
Package ID Computer language
NEA-0554/02 FORTRAN-IV
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13. OPERATING SYSTEM OR MONITOR UNDER WHICH PROGRAM IS EXECUTED:  IBM 370 OS.
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14. OTHER PROGRAMMING OR OPERATING INFORMATION OR RESTRICTIONS

ANY OTHER PROGRAMMING OR OPERATING INFORMATION OR RESTRICTIONS
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15. NAME AND ESTABLISHMENT OF AUTHOR

      A.N. Kinkead and B.E. Pitchford
      AEE Winfrith Dragon Project
      Dorchester, Dorset, U. K.
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16. MATERIAL AVAILABLE
NEA-0554/02
File name File description Records
NEA0554_02.001 INSUL SOURCE - F4 EBCDIC 248
NEA0554_02.002 INSUL SAMPLE PROBLEM INPUT 19
NEA0554_02.003 INSUL SAMPLE PROBLEM OUTPUT 203
NEA0554_02.004 JOB CONTROL AND INFORMATION 13
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17. CATEGORIES
  • H. Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow

Keywords: helium, insulation.