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  • Vol. 41, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1951
  • pp: 858–859

Notes on the Multiple Source Schlieren System

RALPH A. BURTON  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 41, Issue 11, pp. 858-859 (1951)

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The effect of diffraction by the negative grid, the problem of the formation of a shadow of the negative grid on the viewing screen, and the manufacture of grids are treated briefly. A brief note on mechanical design is included. Five references are cited.

RALPH A. BURTON, "Notes on the Multiple Source Schlieren System," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 41, 858-859 (1951)

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  1. R. A. Burton, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 39, 907–908 (1949).
  2. J. Hartmann, Fysysk Tidss. 3–4 (1940).
  3. Hubert Schardin, Ergeb. exakten Naturw. 20, 310–314 (1942). Invention credited to H. Maeker
  4. T. E. Mortensen, Rev. Sci. Instr. 21, 3–6 (1950).
  5. A. Kantrowitz and R. L. Trimpi, J. Aeronaut. Sci. 17, No. 5 (1950).
  6. Zip-a-Tone screens can be obtained from the Para-Tone Company, 343 S. Dearborn Street, Chicago, Illinois.

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