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Numerical Study of the Influence of the Breakup of Dispersed Phase on the Distribution of a Shock Wave from Pure Gas into Aerosol

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In this paper, we compare the results of numerical calculations of the passage of a direct shock wave from pure gas into aerosol obtained with and without the effects of droplet breakup. The effect of the fragmentation of aerosol droplets on the profile and velocity of a compression wave propagating in a two-phase medium is determined. The droplet sizes at which the breakup of dispersed inclusions affects the process of the movement of a shock wave along aerosol are obtained.

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The study was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, project no. 1819-01-00442.

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Gubaidullin, D.A., Tukmakov, D.A. Numerical Study of the Influence of the Breakup of Dispersed Phase on the Distribution of a Shock Wave from Pure Gas into Aerosol. High Temp 57, 899–903 (2019).

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