Wind Urchin: A 3D Spherical Anemometer

Description:

The Wind Urchin is a novel instrument for the simultaneous measurement of wind speed, direction and turbulence. It is effectively a multidirectional anemometer which uses multiple Pitot tubes incorporated into a unique spherical design to provide simultaneous real-time data on all elements of wind and uniquely turbulence.

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Patent Information:
Category(s):
Clean Technologies
For Information, Contact:
Andrew Marsh
Dublin Institute of Technology
andrew.marsh@dit.ie
Inventors:
Derek Kearney
Keywords:
Marine Renewable Energy
Smart Grids & Smart Cities
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