A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #8 - Transduction Summary

by Jared Anderson on May 26, 2020 8:15:00 AM

The previous four sections of this guide discussed the four primary direct transduction methods commonly employed with floating element shear stress sensors: piezoresistive, piezoelectric, capacitive, and optical. This section discusses key...

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #7 - Optical Transduction

by Jared Anderson on May 12, 2020 5:06:20 PM

Part 7 of "A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement" focuses on optical direct transduction methods used in IC2's DirectShear Sensors (direct methods: piezoresistivepiezoelectric, capacitive, and optical).

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #6 - Capacitive Transduction

by Jared Anderson on Apr 29, 2020 10:42:50 AM

This section focuses on capacitive direct transduction methods used in IC2's DirectShear Sensors (direct methods: piezoresistivepiezoelectric, capacitive, and optical).

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #5 - Piezoelectric Transduction

by Jared Anderson on Apr 6, 2020 2:17:45 PM

Moving forward with the four main direct transduction methods commonly employed with floating element shear stress sensors (piezoresistive, piezoelectric, capacitive, and optical), this section centers on piezoelectric technologies.

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #4 - Piezoresistive Transduction

by Jared Anderson on Mar 25, 2020 4:24:17 PM

The first few sections of this guide discussed indirect vs. direct measurement of wall shear stress. The remainder of this guide will dive deeper into direct, floating element shear stress sensors, focusing on transduction methods and how to...

NASA Spinoff Article Highlights DirectShear Sensors

by Jared Anderson on Mar 23, 2020 12:37:17 PM

NASA Spinoff recently published this article about IC2's patented DirectShear Sensors. From NASA Spinoff's website "Spinoff profiles NASA technologies that have transformed into commercial products and services. About 50 spinoff technologies are...

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #3 - Direct Measurements

by Jared Anderson on Feb 17, 2020 10:58:14 AM

Our third post in "A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement" shows the benefits and possibilities in utilizing direct measurement techniques in contrast to Part 2 - Indirect Measurements.

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #2 - Indirect Measurements

by Jared Anderson on Dec 17, 2019 12:26:01 PM

Welcome to IC2's second post in a series titled, "A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement." In Part 1 - Overview, we discussed the high level outline of the various measurement techniques as well as the applications and challenges of measuring...

DirectShear Sensors: The Latest Tool in the Quest for Greener Aircraft

by Jared Anderson on Dec 6, 2019 2:14:16 PM

IC2’s DirectShear Sensors offer a breakthrough new tool for engineers and scientists to design cleaner, quieter aircraft. Every single day, the global commercial aircraft industry consumes 250 million gallons of fuel. Moreover, noise pollution...

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - #1 - Overview

by Jared Anderson on Nov 13, 2019 10:12:13 AM

The ability to accurately measure wall shear stress has numerous potential applications across the industrial and scientific communities. Actual measurement applications have been limited though, due to inadequacies of techniques historically...