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Introduction to Measurement Techniques 2020

Date: Oct. 5, 2020 - Oct. 9, 2020
Location: Online, , ,
Contact: secretariat@vki.ac.be
Phone: +3223599604

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This online lecture series gives a complete overview of measurement techniques for fluid mechanics. The lectures are designed to balance theoretical and applied perspectives and address both students and professionals: every technique is analyzed from the physical principles underpinning the measurement process, to the measurement chain and implementation, and the related data processing and uncertainty quantification.

The lecture series consists of frontal classes and hands-on activities in the VKI laboratories (only for VKI students Thursday afternoon and Friday). The classes are organized in thematic areas, with the theoretical fundamentals presented along with the constraints set by practical applications, drawing from the long-standing experience of the VKI. A choice of relevant techniques will be demonstrated in dedicated laboratory sessions. This will allow the participants to acquire hands-on experience and to discuss their particular application.

At the end of the course, the attendees will have a robust background to support the design, implementation, operation, and uncertainty evaluation of the most appropriate technique for a given application. The balance between theory and hands-on sessions will show the attendees a wide range of problems and solutions at the forefront of experimental fluid mechanics research.

Programme

Monday 5 October 2020

Registration

09:00 Welcome address

09:30 Principles of measurement systems
Prof. Miguel Mendez, von Karman Institute

11:00 Coffee Break

11:30 Measurement chains and Uncertainty Quantification
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto, von Karman Institute

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Temperature Measurements
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto, von Karman Institute

16:00 Coffee Break

16:30 Heat Transfer Measurements
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto, von Karman Institute

17:30 Reception

19:00 End of the Day

Tuesday 6 October 2020

09:00 Pressure Measurements
Prof. Christophe Schram, von Karman Institute

10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Pressure Measurements (cont’d)
Prof. Christophe Schram, von Karman Institute

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Hotwire Anemometry
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto, von Karman Institute

15:00 Coffee Break

15:30 Mass flow Measurements
Prof. Delphine Laboureur, von Karman Institute

16:30 Aerodynamic Force Measurements
Prof. Olivier Chazot, von Karman Institute

17:30 end of day

Wednesday 7 October 2020

09:00 Flow Visualization and Optical Density Measurements
Prof. Olivier Chazot, von Karman Institute

10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Image Processing for Optical Metrology
Prof. Miguel Mendez, von Karman Institute

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Particle Image Velocimetry
Prof. Miguel Mendez & Prof. Delphine Laboureur, von Karman Institute

16:00 Coffee Break

16:30 Laser Doppler Anemometry
Prof. Jeroen van Beeck, von Karman Institute

17:30 end of day

Thursday 8 October 2020

09:00 Spectroscopy
Dr. Damien Le Quang, von Karman Institute

10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Signal and Data Processing
Prof. Christophe Schram, von Karman Institute

12:30 Lunch

13:45 Lab sessions (only for VKI students)

15:35 Coffee break

16:05 Lab sessions (only for VKI students)

16:55 end of the day

Friday 9 October 2020

09:00 Lab sessions (only for VKI students)

10:40 Coffee Break

11:00 Lab sessions (only for VKI students)

12:00 Lunch

13:30 Lab Sessions (only for VKI students)

14:30 End of the Lecture Series

Lab Sessions (only for VKI students)

LDV
Prof. Jeroen van Beeck

PIV
Prof. Delphine Laboureur

Flow visualization
Ing. Vincent Van der Haegen

Hot wire measurements and data acquisition
Prof. Christophe Schram

Schlieren shadowgraph, holographic interferometry
Prof. Olivier Chazot

Thermocouples, thin films, liquid crystals
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto

Steady and unsteady pressure measurements
Prof. Fabrizio Fontaneto

Infrared thermography
Ing. Vincent Van der Haegen

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  • 10% early bird until one month before the event
  • Rebates can be given for group subscriptions along the following scheme :
    More than 5 persons of the same organization   -2%
    More than 10 persons of the same organization  -5%
    More than 20 persons of the same organization -10%
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    Status Fee
    ERM / Special Reg/ Lecturer Free
    Undergraduate Student 300€
    PhD / Students 800€
    Recognized Universities / Resarch Center 1600€
    Commercial organizations 4000€

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