British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Channel Flow of a Compressible Fluid

Synopsis
Schlieren flow visualisation and simultaneous display of the pressure distribution along a channel of varying area demonstrate the phenomena of choking, blocking and starting. Supersonic flow, Mach waves, normal shock waves and supersonic compression are shown.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. b&w. 29 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1966
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Uses
Final courses in aerodynamics, fluid mechanics or applied mathematics.*
Subjects
Physics
Keywords
flow; fluid mechanics; Schlieren flow visualisation

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Educational Services Inc.

Sponsor

Name

USA

Distributor

Name

National Education Video Library

Contact
John Lovell
Email
tryfannevl@aol.com
Phone
01286 676001 or 07768 105467
Fax
01286 676001
Address
Arfon House
Bontnewydd
Caernarvon
Gwynned
LL54 7UN
Notes
Formerly the National Audio Visual (Aids) Library. No longer holds 16mm material. Retains the negatives and copyright to the EFVA material, but have no viewing copies. Video only. (1/97) Alternative address might be Arfon House, Bontnewydd, Caernarvon, Gwynned LL54 7UN Telephone/Fax 01286 676001

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 466 times.