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