Accession Number : AD0447284


Title :   EDDY SHED HOT WIRE ANEMOMETER


Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGENM


Personal Author(s) : Glass, Roy I , Jr


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/447284.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 23


Abstract : This paper presents the need for an accurate low wind speed measuring system for the White Sands Missile Range Wind Instrument Test Facility. It describes a device that has been installed in the facility and which operates on the principle of periodic eddy shedding on the down-wind side of a cylinder. Also presented is the special readout system developed for the device.


Descriptors :   *HOT WIRE ANEMOMETERS , WIND , METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTS , WIND TUNNELS


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Meteorology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE