TITLE

Nucleation pulse measurements for water vapor at elevated temperatures

AUTHOR(S)
Hruby´, J.; Hosˇek, J.; Blaha, J.; Marsˇı´k, F.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 534 Issue 1, p237
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
At elevated temperatures, droplet growth becomes very fast. We present a new method to generate a nucleation pulse using a shock tube. This method is particularly suitable for nucleation and growth studies at high-temperature conditions, because the falling edge of the nucleation pulse is very sharp. A comparison of the wave-based methods to generate a nucleation pulse is given. Preliminary results for water-argon measurements are discussed.
ACCESSION #
5669787

 

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