Sonoluminescence: Inside a micro-reactor

Detlef Lohse*

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Abstract

Gas bubbles in a liquid can convert sound energy into light. Detailed measurements of a single bubble show that, in fact, most of the sound energy goes into chemical reactions taking place inside this 'micro-reactor'.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)381-383
JournalNature
Volume418
Issue number6896
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Jul 2002

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Keywords

  • IR-43792
  • METIS-207425

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