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An Introduction to Cavitation Fundamentals

Brennen, Christopher E. (2011) An Introduction to Cavitation Fundamentals. In: WIMRC FORUM 2011 -- Cavitation: Turbo-machinery & Medical Applications, 4-6 July 2011, University of Warwick, UK. (Unpublished)

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In this opening lecture I will summarize some of the fundamentals of cavitation in the hope that this will allow attendees greater insight into the more advanced lectures which follow. Whether your primary interest is in the turbomachinery field or in the biological and bioengineering contexts in which cavitation is important these fundamentals are important in understanding the observed phenomena.

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Additional Information:My sincerest thanks to all graduate students and post-doctoral fellows who contributed to the results described herein. I am also appreciative of the support from the Office of Naval Research who sponsored a good fraction of the research described.
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Deposited By: George Porter
Deposited On:13 Dec 2011 19:28
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