Accession Number : AD0742625

Title :   Flow Visualization in the National Aeronautical Establishment's Water Tunnel.

Descriptive Note : Aeronautical rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AERONAUTICAL ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Dobrodzicki,G. A.

Report Date : FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : The report is intended to demonstrate the utility of the flow visualization water tunnel in the field of experimental fluid dynamics and also provide guidance to its prospective users. A brief description of the facility and its ancillary equipment is followed by a resume of the flow visualization techniques. To emphasize the diversity of subjects tested in the water tunnel, a list of typical experiments and a number of photographs are presented.

Descriptors :   (*WATER TUNNELS, FLOW VISUALIZATION), HYDRODYNAMICS, MODEL TESTS, MERCURY LAMPS, POWDERS, ALUMINUM, REFLECTION, PHOTOGRAPHY, DYES, FLUORESCENCE, GAS GENERATING SYSTEMS, HYDROGEN, FLASH LAMPS, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, CANADA

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE