Savilonis, Brian James
A potential exists to harness energy from the fluid flow phenomenon of vortex induced vibration. A mathematical model was created to predict the mechanical power of elastically mounted PVC cylinders in an open channel flow tank. The experiment tested cylinder behavior over a range of 5E3
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Major Qualifying Project
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