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High frequency data logging unit

Manufacturer: Campbell Scientific Ltd.
Model: WindSonic - sonic anemometer

The WindSonic, by Gill Instruments, is a sonic anemometer which combines horizontal wind speed and direction into a single serial (or two analogue) output, along with a status code confirming normal operation. This type of anemometer does not suffer from the 'dead band' associated with rotary wind sensors.

  • Area of research: Buildings, effect of climate change on infrastuctures
  • Research Themes: Geophysical Sensing Suite
  • Ownership: UCD Earth Institute
  • This tool is :
  • Access: Restricted
  • Item type : Component
  • Year of purchase: 2012

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