dissolved gas


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dissolved gas

[disolvd′]
Etymology: L, dis + solvere, to loosen
gas in a simple physical solution, as distinguished from gas that has reacted chemically with a solvent or other solutes and is chemically combined.
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Seen at the opening of the Kuwait Dissolved Gas Analysis Monitoring Center are: Oil Minister and Minister of Electricity & Water His Excellency Dr.
That causes dissolved gas to come out of solution and form bubbles in the body.
A high concentration of a dissolved gas, such as ammonia, will migrate to regions of lower concentration.
The dissolved gas in the liquid travels through the pore by applying a higher pressure to the liquid stream relative to the gas stream.
Because the concentration of the dissolved gas played a key role in foaming (7), (8), we tried to measure the concentration of gas dissolved in the molten polymer in the cavity and compared the measured value with the set point of the gas injection device.
They argue that these developments provide the means to overcome "conceptual locks" concerning specific ion (Hofmeister) effects within theories of forces between surfaces; hydrophobic interactions; the role of dissolved gas and other solutes in interactions, liquid structure, and free radical production; and the cubic phases and the bicontinuous states of matter.
SuperPhobic Membrane Contactors are used to reduce dissolved gas concentration to prevent microbubbles from forming in inkjet inks, coating and other solutions.
When [the bottle is] closed, it is filled with dissolved gas," says Jake Lowenstern, a geologist in charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory.
refinements in reverse osmosis and dissolved gas removal, resulting in broader applications, and
Scientists aim to put fun into physics - suggesting the use of a fizzy drink to study the effect of pressure on dissolved gas and claiming skateboarding is a valuable tool in understanding gravity.
According to Mike Cleator the brewery's chief engineer, the move avoided the need for a dispersive direct injection alternative that would have mandated much higher cost, caused undesirable turbulence and offered significantly less control of dissolved gas concentrations.
0*F), a hydride compound with active metals, a dissolved gas in other materials, or as an adsorbed gas on activated carbon.