Accession Number : ADP001666

Title :   Measurement of Water Droplet Distributions in an Icing Wind Tunnel by Holography,

Corporate Author : ALBERTA UNIV EDMONTON DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Gates,Edward M.

Report Date : JUN 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : In this report a holographic system for measuring water droplets in the test section of an icing wind tunnel will be described. The advantages and disadvantages of the system will be discussed and some preliminary results of a comparison with rotating cylinder and oil slide measurements will be presented.

Descriptors :   *Ice formation, *Holography, *Wind tunnel tests, *Water distribution, Cold weather tests, Atmospherics, Measurement, Ice formation indicators, Laser applications, Water, Drops, Photography, Particle size, Workshops

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE