anemometry


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anemometry

[‚an·ə′mäm·ə·trē]
(meteorology)
The study of measuring and recording the direction and speed (or force) of the wind, including its vertical component.
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Keywords: boundary layer, pulp, velocity profile, concentration profile, Laser Doppler Anemometry
The velocity measurements were made using a one-color DANTEC 55X laser Doppler anemometry (LDA) optical system in Differential Doppler mode or Fringe mode with forward scattering.
Contract award: the measuring system anemometry piv imaging - 3d, three-dimensional, with the control, systems for data acquisition and processing, and software and training
More recently, experiments have been carried out to measure velocity distribution in the channels of a twin-screw extruder using laser Doppler anemometry (LDA).
General information: Two flow rigs, one for water and one for air, were circulated in an intercomparison of laser doppler and hot wire anemometry measurements.
It's an incentive for new wind-energy production that trickles down to manufacturers and allied industries in Iowa - like Anemometry Specialists, Alta, which offers wind-resource assessments.
Several layers in the flow of the molten polymers through the dies and channels may be detected, as it was confirmed by the direct flow measurements, realized by Doppler laser anemometry (LDA) [17-18].
These include thermocouples, sensors, hot-wire anemometry and bench-top visualization techniques.
Contract notice: Supply of Multi-channel system for the wire anemometry cta.
Narec is using a large portion of the available funding to pay Brighton-based engineers SeaRoc to install its offshore anemometry hub.
The combination of SODAR devices and traditional anemometry is a very good one, and GL Garrad Hassan is already using remote sensing data in combination with conventional methods and data.
For flow velocity, common techniques are hot-wire, hot-sphere, particle image velocimetry (PIV) and laser-doppler anemometry (LDA), in order of increasing accuracy and sophistication.