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A new approach to highly resolved measurements of turbulent flow - by Puczyłowski et al.

In this open-access paper, published in Measurement Science and Technology, we present the design and principle of a new anemometer, namely the 2d-Laser Cantilever Anemometer (2d-LCA), which has been developed for highly resolved flow speed measurements of two components (2d) under laboratory conditions. We will explain the working principle and demonstrate the sensor's performance by means of comparison measurements of wake turbulence with a commercial X-wire. In the past we have shown that the 2d-LCA is capable of being applied in liquid and particle-laden domains, but we also believe that other challenging areas of operation such as near-wall flows can become accessible.

J Puczylowski, A Hölling, J Peinke, R Bhiladvala and M Hölling 

 

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iTi Conference on Turbulence VII, Bertinoro, Italy, September 7-9, 2016

The iTi (interdisciplinary Turbulence initiative) is a series of conferences organized in order to focus on different aspects of both fundamental and applied turbulence research. 

This year iTi is combined with a two-day workshop on High Reynolds number Wall Bounded Turbulent Flows, September 5-6, 2016. The aim of the workshop is to present the new operative facility “Long Pipe” in CICLoPE (University of Bologna) to both Industrial and Scientific community and to discuss recent developments in measurement and processing techniques. 

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What is EuHIT?

EuHIT is an international scientific mobility programme for researchers engaged in the turbulence research which provides free transnational access to cutting-edge European facilities and scientific support of 21 partners representing both academia and industry.

It's primary goal is to significantly advance the competitiveness of the European turbulence research with special focus on providing the knowledge for technological innovation and for addressing grand societal challenges.

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Who can participate?

EuHIT offers free access to the participating research infrastructures and grants for travel and subsistence costs. It is addressed either to individual researchers of all levels or teams of researchers having one Leader responsible for the implementation of the project.

The Leader and the majority of the team members must be affiliated at one of the research institutions of the European Union member or associated states.

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  • Gain access to the top-notch turbulence research facilities in Europe

  • Be part of a transnational research community, make new contacts and share your research experience

  • Help us to provide the knowledge for technological innovation facing new grand societal challenges

Project funded by the European Community Framework Programme 7, grant agreement no. 312778