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Schlieren Visualisation Of Water Dimples For Biomechanical Studies On Water Skaters
Author(s): T. P. Davies; E. A. Eastwood
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Paper Abstract

Preliminary results are given of the use of schlieren techniques for the analysis of dimples produced by water surface organisms such as water skaters. Since the schlieren technique is particularly sensitive to the refractive gradations of the dimple it is believed that it is more sensitive than other existing techniques for this type of study.

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Date Published: 1 September 1987
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0674, 17th Intl Congress on High Speed Photography and Photonics, (1 September 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.975583
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T. P. Davies, University of Exeter (United Kingdom)
E. A. Eastwood, University of Exeter (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0674:
17th Intl Congress on High Speed Photography and Photonics
Donald Hollingworth; Maurice W. McDowell, Editor(s)

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