The cavitation inception process in trailing vortices has been studied for several years. One of the important findings from these studies is the strong sensitivity to nuclei size and number as well as significant viscous effects. In order to understand the nucleation and bubble growth process in more detail, a photographic study was conducted with the aim of developing high quality visualizations of the dynamical growth of bubbles. [S0098-2202(00)00403-X]
Nucleation and Bubble Dynamics In Vortical Flows
Contributed by the Fluids Engineering Division for publication in the JOURNAL OF FLUIDS ENGINEERING. Manuscript received by the Fluids Engineering Division March 23, 1999; revised manuscript received May 15, 2000. Associate Technical Editor: J. Katz.
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Arndt, R. E. A., and Maines, B. H. (May 15, 2000). "Nucleation and Bubble Dynamics In Vortical Flows ." ASME. J. Fluids Eng. September 2000; 122(3): 488–493. https://doi.org/10.1115/1.1286994
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