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How Schlieren Imaging Works

If you’ve ever seen the wavering air above a hot road, or the heat shimmer over a hot kettle you’re already half-way to making a Schlieren image. In physics you very rarely ever directly measure the thing you are interested … Continue reading

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Schlieren Imaging

I’ve been playing around with a Schlieren setup lately and have a few videos to show for my effort. I plan on writing a series of posts explaining how Schlieren imaging works and describing how you can put a simple … Continue reading

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