Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 45, Issue 1, pp 775–779 | Cite as

Conditions for boiling start in cryogenic liquids

  • Yu. A. Kirichenko
  • L. A. Slobozhanin
  • N. S. Shcherbakova


The size of a conical cavity characterizing the start of boiling is estimated on the basis of analyzing the stability of a nucleus of vapor in such a cavity.


Statistical Physic Cryogenic Liquid Conical Cavity 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. A. Kirichenko
    • 1
  • L. A. Slobozhanin
    • 1
  • N. S. Shcherbakova
    • 1
  1. 1.Physicotechnical Institute of Low TemperaturesAcademy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSRKharkov

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