Handbook of Atomization and Sprays

Theory and Applications

  • Nasser Ashgriz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Dynamics of Liquid Jets, Sheets and Drops

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. N. Ashgriz, A. L. Yarin
      Pages 3-53
    3. N. Ashgriz, X. Li, A. Sarchami
      Pages 75-95
    4. A. Mashayek, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 97-123
    5. N. Ashgriz, M. Movassat
      Pages 125-144
    6. D. R. Guildenbecher, C. López-Rivera, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 145-156
    7. G. Brenn
      Pages 157-181
    8. António L. N. Moreira, A. S. Moita, S. Chandra
      Pages 183-211
  3. Atomization and Spray Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. C. A. Chryssakis, D. N. Assanis, F. X. Tanner
      Pages 215-231
    3. R. Karami, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 233-254
    4. P. Seebald, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 255-261
    5. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 263-278
    6. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 279-298
    7. A. Umemura
      Pages 299-313
    8. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 327-338

About this book


The Handbook of Atomization and Sprays presents the fundamentals, as well as applied material from all fields into one thorough, comprehensive resource. Subject areas included in the reference are droplets, theoretical models and numerical simulations, phase Doppler particle analysis, applications, devices and more. The handbook also covers: -Fundamental physics of the atomization process and the theoretical models and numerical simulations of spray -Experimental techniques for spray characterization and applications, as well as mechanisms of atomization -A wide range of industrial applications including but not limited to spray coating, medical, healthcare and agricultural sprays, spray cooling, and mass spectrometry, to name a few. Authored by the leading researchers and professionals in the spray and atomization field, The Handbook of Atomization and Sprays is a must-read for researchers and professional engineers working in the field.


Laser Doppler Technique Phase Doppler Technique atomization droplet dynamics spray applications spray characterization spray nozzles sprays

Editors and affiliations

  • Nasser Ashgriz
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Mechanical &, Industrial EngineeringUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7264-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-7263-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-7264-4
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