University of Glasgow Shock Tube
21 Nov 2018





AWE Multi-Phase Turbulence Shock Tube: Used to drive innovation in advanced propulsion systems and high-speed engine research with applications in the aerospace, nuclear, energy, safety, and security sectors. The shock tube is equipped with high-speed shadow and schlieren photography, pressure measurements and PSP, and PIV. Details:

  • Test section 10 x 10 x 40cm (width x height x length)
  • Mach number range M = 1.3 to 2.0
  • Can use Air, He, CO2
  • Run time = 5ms
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