Tomographic PIV - Applications and Results

Experiments in Air

Tomographic PIV of desert locust wakes

Experimental wind tunnel setup showing the position of tethered locusts, camera position and orientation, beam delivery and the illumination volume
Desert locust (Schistocerca gregaria) in a wind tunnel, generating detailed, time-resolved description of a flying animal’s wake using tomographig PIV technology
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 Partner: Dr. Richard J. Bomphrey

Ring vortex

High Speed Tomo-PIV

Partner: Dr. A. Schröder