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Phase explosion of a water drop by a femtosecond laser pulse. II. Thermodynamic paths of a fluid

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Possible thermodynamic trajectories of an overheated fluid in zones of the plasma formation of a water particle are constructed and analyzed to determine the dynamics of the phase state of the matter. The mass fraction of steam generated during the explosive boiling of different drop parts is estimated.

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Original Russian Text © Yu.E. Geints, A.A. Zemlyanov, 2010, published in Optica Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Geints, Y.E., Zemlyanov, A.A. Phase explosion of a water drop by a femtosecond laser pulse. II. Thermodynamic paths of a fluid. Atmos Ocean Opt 23, 9–13 (2010).

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