151-0105-00L Quantitative Flow Visualization
|Semester||Autumn Semester 2016|
|Periodicity||yearly recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Abstract||The course provides an introduction to digital image analysis in modern flow diagnostics. Different techniques which are discussed include image velocimetry, laser induced fluorescence, liquid crystal thermography and interferometry. The physical foundations and measurement configurations are explained. Image analysis algorithms are presented in detail and programmed during the exercises.|
|Objective||Introduction to modern imaging techniques and post processing algorithms with special emphasis on flow analysis and visualization.|
Understanding of hardware and software requirements and solutions.
Development of basic programming skills for (generic) imaging applications.
|Content||Fundamentals of optics, flow visualization and electronic image acquisition.|
Frequently used mage processing techniques (filtering, correlation processing, FFTs, color space transforms).
Image Velocimetry (tracking, pattern matching, Doppler imaging).
Surface pressure and temperature measurements (fluorescent paints, liquid crystal imaging, infrared thermography).
Laser induced fluorescence.
(Digital) Schlieren techniques, phase contrast imaging, interferometry, phase unwrapping.
Wall shear and heat transfer measurements.
Pattern recognition and feature extraction, proper orthogonal decomposition.
|Prerequisites / Notice||Prerequisites: Fluiddynamics I, Numerical Mathematics, programming skills. |
Language: German on request.