Experimental calibration procedures for rotating Lorentz-force flowmeters

M. G. Hvasta, N. T. Slighton, E. Kolemen, A. E. Fisher

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Abstract

Rotating Lorentz-force flowmeters are a novel and useful technology with a range of applications in a variety of different industries. However, calibrating these flowmeters can be challenging, time-consuming, and expensive. In this paper, simple calibration procedures for rotating Lorentz-force flowmeters are presented. These procedures eliminate the need for expensive equipment, numerical modeling, redundant flowmeters, and system down-time. The calibration processes are explained in a step-by-step manner and compared to experimental results.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number085901
JournalMeasurement Science and Technology
Volume28
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 14 2017

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Applied Mathematics

Keywords

  • Lorentz force
  • calibration
  • flowmeter
  • liquid metals
  • rotating

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