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An apparatus used to maintain constant low temperature.

cry′o·stat′ic adj.


(General Engineering) an apparatus for maintaining a constant low temperature or a vessel in which a substance is stored at a low temperature


(ˈkraɪ əˌstæt)

an apparatus used to maintain chemical or organic samples at a very low constant temperature.
cry`o•stat′ic, adj.
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Noun1.cryostat - a thermostat that operates at very low temperatures
thermoregulator, thermostat - a regulator for automatically regulating temperature by starting or stopping the supply of heat
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Ancillary equipment available for experiments on BM16 includes a liquidhelium-cooled cryostat, for spinning capillary and flat-plate specimens down to 4.
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Closed cycle cryostat 4 300 K with a sample in exchange gas.
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The variable-temperature cryostat used in this study is a research device and a detailed description is beyond the scope of this paper.
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Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: Research cryostat with 3D piezo rotator.
Each Feeder consists of three main units: the In-Cryostat Feeder, the Cryostat Feed-Through and the Coil Terminal Box, which provides the housing for the connections of the magnets and 12 other interface systems.
The microscope is a completely self-contained unit that can be translated between a room-temperature system and a liquid He cryostat.
The target was then removed from the cold fill cell by attaching it to a specially designed cryostat.