Accession Number : ADD000885

Title :   Spherical Anemometer.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Alexander,Nelson E ; Thompson,William H ; McNally,Frank Xavier

Report Date : 08 Nov 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to an anemometer for measuring air velocity as a resultant of vector quantities. More specifically, it relates to an anemometer wherein a sphere exposed to air movement is suspended in three planes with suitable means to measure the force exerted upon the sphere in the three planes.

Descriptors :   *Anemometers, *Patents, Spheres

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE