Faculty of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering
B304bBessemer BuildingSouth Kensington Campus
The shock tube system was designed to work with biological samples in vivo, ex vivo, in in vitro.
Off-axis schlieren set-up produced images visualising the blast wave (A), vortex formation (B), and Mach diamond for strong shock (C)
The gas gun system can accelerate fragment simulating projectile of various shapes and sizes up to 600 m/s.
The fracture pattern of tibia progresses with increasing impact velocity