Viscothermal wave propagation including acousto-elastic interaction

W.M. Beltman

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    This research deals with pressure waves in a gas trapped in thin layers or narrow tubes. In these cases viscous and thermal effects can have a significant effect on the propagation of waves. This so-called viscothermal wave propagation is governed by a number of dimensionless parameters. The two most important parameters are the shear wave number and the reduced frequency.
    Original languageUndefined
    • Tijdeman, H., Supervisor
    Award date22 Oct 1998
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    Print ISBNs90-3651217-4
    Publication statusPublished - 22 Oct 1998


    • METIS-144303
    • IR-32062

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