Russian Journal of Nondestructive Testing

, Volume 41, Issue 7, pp 436–441 | Cite as

The Near-Zone Acoustic Field of Single-Phase Transmitters upon Electromagnetic-Acoustic Conversion in Metals

  • V. A. Komarov
Acoustic Methods


An acoustic field produced in metals by single-phase (infinitely long) inductive transmitters is considered. It is shown that a stable radiation field from single-phase transducers is formed at substantially shorter distances from the interface of media than in the case of two-phase transducers. This distance can be adjusted by varying the width of the transducer.


Radiation Structural Material Short Distance Radiation Field Acoustic Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. A. Komarov
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  1. 1.Physicotechnical Institute, Ural DivisionRussian Academy of SciencesIzhevskRussia

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