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A new calibration method for crossed hot wires

Zhao, Rongrong and Li, Jun-de and Smits, A. J (2004) A new calibration method for crossed hot wires. Measurement Science and Technology, 15 (9). pp. 1926-1931. ISSN 0957-0233

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Abstract

A new crossed hot-wire calibration technique is described that uses the total stress distribution found in fully-developed turbulent pipe and channel flows as an input. No separate calibration for the angular sensitivity is required. The experimental results from fully-developed turbulent pipe flows using the new calibration method are compared with those obtained using the conventional angle calibration technique, and good agreement is demonstrated.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: turbulence measurement, hot-wire probe, calibration method, total stress distribution
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 290000 Engineering and Technology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Engineering and Science
Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2009 13:14
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2011 23:42
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/1724
DOI: 10.1088/0957-0233/15/9/033
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Citations in Scopus: 5 - View on Scopus

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