An impedance camera has been developed and optimized for visualization and measurement of two-phase flows. This camera, in its basic construction, can synchronously map two cross sections of a pipeline flow in time sequence, where the components of the flow have impedance contrast. Flow velocity distribution can be implemented from the two series of images using the cross-correlation method. The data capture, image reconstruction, concentration and velocity implementation, all are processed on-line using multi-digital signal processor built in the camera. This paper presents a part of test results regarding to the system major performances of the measurement repeatability, consistency of 16 parallel measurement channels, speeds of data acquisition, rate of image reconstruction and cross-correlation implementation, estimation of the discrimination error in flow velocity and flow rate measurements, etc.

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