Supersonic‐nitrogen flow‐field measurements with the resonant Doppler velocimeter Academic Article uri icon


  • Laser-induced fluorescence of sodium atoms seeded into a supersonic nitrogen jet is used to determine the velocity, temperature, and pressure of the flow. The visible signal is sufficiently intense for spatially resolved flow visualization purposes.

author list (cited authors)

  • Cheng, S., Zimmermann, M., & Miles, R. B.

citation count

  • 48

publication date

  • July 1983