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Kite Wind Speed Meter (Anemometer) Patents

by mathew | February 01, 2013 05:10 01 Feb 05:10 | #5837 | #5837

1, 2 Two expired patents for using the tension and angle of a kite to compute wind speed, sheer, and turbulence. I've covered the background math and research before.. from that note: Stephen E. Hobbs published calibration information for a series of kites in his excellent PhD thesis.

via the Yahoo Kite Patents group


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