11. Append irregular grid
EDPIV provides a function to create complicated interrogation grid. This function may be useful for evaluating PIV recordings with a complex flow boundary. The following example shows how to append an irregular grid to the right of a regular grid.
At first, select menu “Edit \ Grid structure \ Irregular” to active the function for creating irregular grid. The function can be deactivated by press “TJ” button:
To continue, determine four corners of the irregular grid, and press a “+” button in dialogue box “Irregular grid” as below:
The final grid is shown as below:
Irregular grids can be appended to other three sides in the same way.
Edpiv pE 2013 — grid & points