The process of pressure wave transmission in liquid is simulated with the moving particle semi-implicit (MPS) method. The simulation is carried out in a tube full filled with an energy absorbing liquid. Here we studied the shapes and positions of pressure waves and investigated the behavior of the waves under different viscosities and densities of liquids. Some typical parameters of pressure wave, such as peak pressure value, wave length and transport speed are studied. Varying viscosity does not change the wave length and speed of the pressure wave evidently. The effect of interfaces which formed by viscosity difference or density difference is investigated. Reflection is found not always happened on such interfaces. Pressure wave transport to liquid-solid interface and free surface are also simulated. Pressure wave is vanished when closing to free surface. These results give useful qualitative suggestions on controlling the pressure wave in fluid engineering.

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