A simplified, flow-based calibration method for stereoscopic PIV

A simplified, flow-based calibration method for stereoscopic PIV An improvement of the process of stereo-PIV calibration is presented. The central feature of the proposed technique is that the calibration of the stereoscopic system is based upon the measurement of a calibrated flow. This is achieved through an initial two-dimensional calibration of the measurement plane using a single target point, followed by a perspective and laser sheet thickness optimization that makes use of the measurement of a known reference flow, e.g., a uniform flow. This technique results in planar domain, three-component (2D–3C) measurements with a simpler calibration phase, which delivers uncompromised accuracy, compensates for the mechanical misalignment and eliminates the errors deriving from the classical target plate dot identification. The technique is particularly well suited for towing tanks and other large facilities, and is applied to the vortex system shed from an underwater bridge sail. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Experiments in Fluids Springer Journals

A simplified, flow-based calibration method for stereoscopic PIV

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/a-simplified-flow-based-calibration-method-for-stereoscopic-piv-nLS86D5t6a
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Copyright
Copyright © 2009 by Springer-Verlag
Subject
Engineering; Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer; Fluid- and Aerodynamics; Engineering Fluid Dynamics
ISSN
0723-4864
eISSN
1432-1114
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00348-009-0750-2
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial