Experimental Investigations of Ultrasonic Cavitation

  • M. G. Sirotyuk
Part of the Ultrasonic Technology book series (ULTE)


If cavitation is to be generated specifically for the purpose of doing useful work (cleaning of parts, dispersion of liquids and solids, etc.), one must know how to control the attendant cavitation processes. With this in mind it is little wonder that so many researchers have turned their attention to these effects in recent times. This is evidenced by the constantly growing number of publications both in the periodical literature and in separate book form. The cumulative wealth of theoretical and experimental material has prompted the publication of several survey papers in the last three years (e.g. [1–4]) on the topic of acoustic cavitation.


Focal Spot Acoustic Pressure Cavitation Bubble Sound Field Bubble Radius 
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