cryophysics


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cryophysics

(ˌkraɪəʊˈfɪzɪks)
n
a branch of physics in which phenomena are studied at low temperatures
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IIR's objective is to promote knowledge about refrigeration technology in companies, laboratories and organisations, and the congress will cover a number of topics in line with this, including: cryophysics and cryoengineering; liquefaction and separation of gases; thermodynamics and transfer processes; refrigeration equipment, food science and engineering, and more.