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December 16, 2002— Ottawa, Ontario

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Photo of a race car (Nascar) in the low speed wind tunnel.


Low Speed Wind Tunnel (NRC-IAR)

The floor boundary layer can be manipulated to simulate the Earth's surface wind mean velocity distribution and turbulence profile. This enables the study of aerodynamic effects on passenger cars, tractor-trailers, motorcycles, trains, racing cars and recreational vehicles in the 9 m low speed wind tunnel.

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