Velocity Profile during a Sniff (Bates, Cetto, Doorly, Imperial College)

Large-scale computations to chart how the airflow evolves during a sniff, illustrating how the air we breathe moves inside our airways when we inhale. Shown here are velocity contours and vectors on a planar cut through the nasal passage (Courtesy of Bates, Cetto, Doorly, Imperial College).

Bates, Cetto, Doorly
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