3. Particle image velocimetry

O.A. Gobyzov, Yu. A. Lozhkin, Yu. H. Ganiev, G. I. Krasenkov, M. A. Larionov, A.E. Nadezhdin, P.S. Filippov, S.E. Filippov
Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS, Central Research Institute of Machine Building

Application of PIV for flow investigation in supersonic wind tunnels

In the current paper development, optimization and application of the measuring system de-signed to perform PIV measurements at TSNIImash supersonic wind tunnels is discussed. Key fea-tures of the medium- and large-scale supersonic wind tunnels are considered, experimental tech-niques and results of the tests performed using the automated measuring system are presented.
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