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Title: Systems and methods for regulating pressure of a filled-in gas

A system for regulating a pressure of a filled-in gas is presented. The system includes a reservoir that stores a reservoir gas adsorbed in a sorbent material at a storage temperature, a gas-filled tube containing the filled-in gas, a controller configured to determine a pressure change required in the filled-in gas based upon signals representative of a pressure of the filled-in gas inside the gas-filled tube and a required pressure threshold, determine an updated temperature of the sorbent material based upon the pressure change required in the filled-in gas, and regulate the pressure of the filled-in gas by controlling the reservoir to change the storage temperature of the sorbent material to reach the updated temperature of the sorbent material.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1250441
Assignee:
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY) ARPA-E
Patent Number(s):
9,330,876
Application Number:
14/072,889
Contract Number:
AR0000298
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Nov 06
Research Org:
General Electric Company, Niskayuna, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

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