acoustic cavitation


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acoustic cavitation

a potential biological effect of ultrasonography, marked by large-amplitude oscillations of microscopic gas bubbles. As normally used, ultrasound pulses are too short to cause acoustic cavitation in human tissues.
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The extraction process was assisted by sonication which is based on the sonochemical phenomenon associated with acoustic cavitation [11] that helps the disruption of cell walls and facilitate the release of contents [12].
This type of cavitation is known as acoustic cavitation, (Franc, 2004).
As the bubbles violently collapse, they release tiny shock waves, a phenomenon called acoustic cavitation.
Surface acoustic cavitation understood via nanosecond electrochemistry.
Researchers knew then that collapsing bubbles could create high temperatures and pressures, a phenomenon known as acoustic cavitation.
While the chemical effects of acoustic cavitation, i.