Group Title: 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow - ICMF 2010 Proceedings
Title: 2.1.5 - The importance of liquid evaporation and liquid compressibility effects on rectified diffusion processes
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Title: 2.1.5 - The importance of liquid evaporation and liquid compressibility effects on rectified diffusion processes Cavitation
Series Title: 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow - ICMF 2010 Proceedings
Physical Description: Conference Papers
Creator: Fuster, D.
Zaleski, S.
Publisher: International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF)
Publication Date: June 4, 2010
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Subject: rectified diffusion
mass transfer
phase diagrams
lithotripsy
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Abstract: This paper unveils the basic mechanisms underlying rectified diffusion processes. The exact solution of the radial transport of species in both phases, gas and liquid, turns to be crucial to accurately predict the growthrate in the context of lithotripsy. The Direct Numerical Simulation of the temporal evolution of an spherical bubble is used to gain new insight on the effect of two phenomena: Transient effects related with the gas diffusion in the liquid and non uniform concentration gradients inside the bubble. The special characteristics of the process impedes a direct application of usual hypothesis usually applied in studies related with bubble growth in ultrasonic fields.
General Note: The International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF) first was held in Tsukuba, Japan in 1991 and the second ICMF took place in Kyoto, Japan in 1995. During this conference, it was decided to establish an International Governing Board which oversees the major aspects of the conference and makes decisions about future conference locations. Due to the great importance of the field, it was furthermore decided to hold the conference every three years successively in Asia including Australia, Europe including Africa, Russia and the Near East and America. Hence, ICMF 1998 was held in Lyon, France, ICMF 2001 in New Orleans, USA, ICMF 2004 in Yokohama, Japan, and ICMF 2007 in Leipzig, Germany. ICMF-2010 is devoted to all aspects of Multiphase Flow. Researchers from all over the world gathered in order to introduce their recent advances in the field and thereby promote the exchange of new ideas, results and techniques. The conference is a key event in Multiphase Flow and supports the advancement of science in this very important field. The major research topics relevant for the conference are as follows: Bio-Fluid Dynamics; Boiling; Bubbly Flows; Cavitation; Colloidal and Suspension Dynamics; Collision, Agglomeration and Breakup; Computational Techniques for Multiphase Flows; Droplet Flows; Environmental and Geophysical Flows; Experimental Methods for Multiphase Flows; Fluidized and Circulating Fluidized Beds; Fluid Structure Interactions; Granular Media; Industrial Applications; Instabilities; Interfacial Flows; Micro and Nano-Scale Multiphase Flows; Microgravity in Two-Phase Flow; Multiphase Flows with Heat and Mass Transfer; Non-Newtonian Multiphase Flows; Particle-Laden Flows; Particle, Bubble and Drop Dynamics; Reactive Multiphase Flows
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Bibliographic ID: UF00102023
Volume ID: VID00042
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: 215-Fuster-ICMF2010.pdf

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