Dynamic flow visualisation rig (DFVR)

    Facility/equipment: Equipment

    • Location

      Lewes Road

      Advanced Engineering Building

      Brighton

      BN2 4GJ

      United Kingdom

    Equipments Details

    Description

    The DFVR is a flexible experimental tool that enables the study of the incylinder fluid flow process during the intake stroke of a combustion engine. A production or prototype cylinder head can be fitted to the rig and the cylinder bore and piston can be constructed from glass or perspex. The piston travel and valve lift profiles are input to the control computers. In this way the dynamics of the intake stroke may be simulated.

    For more information please visit /www.brighton.ac.uk/advanced-engineering/facilities/dynamic-flow-visualisation-rig-dfvr.aspx

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