Recirculating Water Tunnel
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The recirculating, open surface, low-speed water tunnel in the BIAH Research Lab has the test section of size 1.5 m x 0.4 m x 0.4 m. The maximum turbulence intensity is found below 2% for the operating speed between 0.05 - 0.25 m/s. This is suitable for a wide range of water tunnel experiments.  

Six-Axis Force-Torque Sensor
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We use several multi-axis force-torque sensors to measure the real-time aerodynamic forces and moments during the water tunnel experiments.    

Flapping Mechanism
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An inhouse designed flapping mechanism is developed that has capabilities to perform various types of flapping kinematics including insect and bird flights.  

Particle Image Velocimetry
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We are presently developing a Particle Image Velocimetry facility for our water tunnel experiments. 

High-End Workstation
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To perform in-house numerical simulations our research lab is equipped with several high-end workstations.