Accession Number : AD0742619

Title :   Laser Technology in Aerodynamic Measurements.

Descriptive Note : Lecture series,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Pankhurst,R. C.

Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 256

Abstract : ;Contents: An introduction to the laser; Principles of holography; Mathematical methods in coherent optical systems analysis; Effects of coherence on flow visualization methods; Aerodynamic holography; Experimental holography; Characteristics of dielectric holograms; Applications of pulsed laser holography; Laser beam probing for aerodynamic flow field analysis; The laser in high speed photography; Laser metrology; Application of duel scatter laser doppler velocimeters for wind tunnel measurements.

Descriptors :   (*AERODYNAMICS, *SYMPOSIA), (*LASERS, AERODYNAMICS), COHERENT RADIATION, FLOW VISUALIZATION, FLOW FIELDS, HIGH SPEED PHOTOGRAPHY, MEASUREMENT, WIND TUNNELS

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Holography
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE