Multiphase Flow Lab

The lab has two pilot scale flow facilities for the study of oil-water flows relevant to oil and gas industries. The facilities include separators, storage tanks for the fluids and test sections made of 15 meters long (37 mm ID) and 8 meters long (26 mm ID) transparent acrylic or steel pipes. LB21a has been specifically designed to enable the use of advanced laser based flow techniques such as planar laser induced fluorescent (PLIF) and particle image velocimetry (PIV). Additional instrumentation includes tomographic (ERT/ECT), conductance sensors and high speed cameras.


 

See below for more 360 content:

Latest news from UCL Engineering
UCL’s Integrated Engineering Programme shortlisted for HEA Teaching Award
UCL-IIT Delhi green tech workshop to support rural communities in India
In The Media: Steven Murdoch in the New Statesman