IUTAM Symposium on Flow Control and MEMS

TitleIUTAM Symposium on Flow Control and MEMS
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsSheplak, M., L. Cattafesta, and Y. Tian
EditorBirch, D.M., P. Lavoie, and J.F. Morrison
Series TitleIUTAM Bookseries
ChapterMicromachined Shear Stress Sensors for Flow Control Applications

This paper reviews existing microelectromechanical systems-based shear stress sensors in the context of their suitability for various flow control situations. The advantages and limitations of existing devices for use in flow control systems are discussed. Unresolved technical issues are summarized and recommendations provided for future sensor development.