Single-magnet rotary flowmeter for liquid metals

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Priede, Jānis; Buchenau, Dominique; Gerbeth, Gunter;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1063/1.3610440
  • Subject: Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors
    arxiv: Physics::Fluid Dynamics

We present a theory of single-magnet flowmeter for liquid metals and compare it with experimental results. The flowmeter consists of a freely rotating permanent magnet, which is magnetized perpendicularly to the axle it is mounted on. When such a magnet is placed close ... View more
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