Sonoluminescence - Cavitation hots up

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Abstract

Gas inside collapsing bubbles can become very hot and, as a result, emit light. It turns out that temperatures of more than 15,000 kelvin can be reached ¿ as hot as the surface of a bright star.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)33-34
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume434
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • IR-54102
  • METIS-227774

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