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Ultrasound transmission through monodisperse 2D microfoams

  • Lorène ChampougnyEmail author
  • Juliette Pierre
  • Antoine Devulder
  • Valentin Leroy
  • Marie-Caroline Jullien
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Abstract.

While the acoustic properties of solid foams have been abundantly characterized, sound propagation in liquid foams remains poorly understood. Recent studies have investigated the transmission of ultrasound through three-dimensional polydisperse liquid foams (Pierre et al., 2013, 2014, 2017). However, further progress requires to characterize the acoustic response of better-controlled foam structures. In this work, we study experimentally the transmission of ultrasounds through a single layer of monodisperse bubbles generated by microfluidics techniques. In such a material, we show that the sound velocity is only sensitive to the gas phase. Nevertheless, the structure of the liquid network has to be taken into account through a transfer parameter analogous to the one in a layer of porous material. Finally, we observe that the attenuation cannot be explained by thermal dissipation alone, but is compatible with viscous dissipation in the gas pores of the monolayer.

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Keywords

Soft Matter: Self-organisation and Supramolecular Assemblies 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lorène Champougny
    • 1
    Email author
  • Juliette Pierre
    • 2
  • Antoine Devulder
    • 1
  • Valentin Leroy
    • 3
  • Marie-Caroline Jullien
    • 1
  1. 1.Gulliver, CNRS, ESPCI ParisPSL Research UniversityParisFrance
  2. 2.Institut Jean Le Rond d’Alembert, CNRSSorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ. Paris 6ParisFrance
  3. 3.Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes, CNRSUniversité Paris-DiderotParisFrance

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