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Explosive boiling of liquid nitrogen jet in water


The hydrodynamic processes occurring at injection of cryogenic liquid into water pool were studied experimentally. The processes accompanying phase transitions were registered. Data testify the developing pressure drops of the amplitude within a range sufficient for possible formation of gas hydrates with application of methane as the injected cryogenic liquid.

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Nakoryakov, V.E., Tsoi, A.N., Mezentsev, I.V. et al. Explosive boiling of liquid nitrogen jet in water. J. Engin. Thermophys. 23, 1–8 (2014).

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  • Shock Wave
  • Hydrate Formation
  • Steam Explosion
  • Liquid Cryagent