Experiment with tornado in a tube - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The student will perform hands on experiment and improve the design of a vortex tube. The student needs to create a tornado in a tube. Such tubes are called vortex tubes. The student will conduct experiments with the vortex tube. He will take images with high-speed camera and laser.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/10/2022 - End Date: 4/27/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

The student needs to perform experiments and process the data and plot results. He is expected to generate publication-quality results.

Time Commitment

15 hour(s)

Student Requirements

The student needs to have good hands on skill. The student needs to know arduino programming and some amount of machining so that he/she can make small parts if required.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 09-19-2019
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes