Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 40, Issue 1, pp 44–49 | Cite as

Droplet breakup regimes and criteria for their existence

  • A. A. Borisov
  • B. E. Gel'fand
  • M. S. Natanzon
  • O. M. Kossov
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Abstract

An analysis of experimental and theoretical studies of droplet breakup by a gas flow in shock tubes and nozzles is presented. A system of criteria defining droplet breakup regimes is developed.

Keywords

Statistical Physic Shock Tube Droplet Breakup Breakup Regime 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Borisov
    • 1
  • B. E. Gel'fand
    • 1
  • M. S. Natanzon
    • 1
  • O. M. Kossov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Chemical PhysicsAcademy of Sciences of the USSRMoscow

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