Handbook of Atomization and Sprays

Theory and Applications

  • Nasser Ashgriz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Dynamics of Liquid Jets, Sheets and Drops

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. N. Ashgriz, A. L. Yarin
      Pages 3-53
    3. N. Ashgriz, X. Li, A. Sarchami
      Pages 75-95
    4. A. Mashayek, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 97-123
    5. N. Ashgriz, M. Movassat
      Pages 125-144
    6. D. R. Guildenbecher, C. López-Rivera, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 145-156
    7. G. Brenn
      Pages 157-181
    8. António L. N. Moreira, A. S. Moita, S. Chandra
      Pages 183-211
  3. Atomization and Spray Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. C. A. Chryssakis, D. N. Assanis, F. X. Tanner
      Pages 215-231
    3. R. Karami, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 233-254
    4. P. Seebald, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 255-261
    5. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 263-278
    6. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 279-298
    7. A. Umemura
      Pages 299-313
    8. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 327-338
    9. S. S. Yoon, S. D. Heister
      Pages 359-382
    10. F. X. Tanner
      Pages 383-424
    11. K. N. Premnath, J. Abraham
      Pages 425-439
    12. A. L. N. Moreira, M. R. Oliveira Panão
      Pages 441-455
    13. J. B. Greenberg
      Pages 457-476
  4. Atomizers and Spray Generators

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 477-477
    2. A. Déchelette, E. Babinsky, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 479-495
    3. K. Omer, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 497-579
    4. M. Eslamian, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 581-601
    5. G. Brenn
      Pages 603-624
    6. S. D. Heister
      Pages 625-645
    7. S. D. Heister
      Pages 647-655
    8. A. Mashayek, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 657-683
    9. N. Ashgriz
      Pages 685-707
    10. A. Sarchami, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 709-726
    11. F. Sultan, N. Ashgriz, D. R. Guildenbecher, P. E. Sojka
      Pages 727-753
    12. M. Eslamian, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 755-773
  5. Spray Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 775-775
    2. K. Lee, J. Abraham
      Pages 777-810
    3. B. Zheng, E. J. Lavernia
      Pages 837-848
    4. M. Eslamian, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 849-860
    5. W.-N. Wang, A. Purwanto, K. Okuyama
      Pages 861-868
    6. A. Purwanto, W.-N. Wang, K. Okuyama
      Pages 869-879
    7. M. Eslamian, M. Ahmed, N. Ashgriz
      Pages 881-897
    8. C. Presser, J. C. Yang
      Pages 909-926
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 927-935

About this book


The Handbook of Atomization and Sprays presents the fundamentals, as well as applied material from all fields into one thorough, comprehensive resource. Subject areas included in the reference are droplets, theoretical models and numerical simulations, phase Doppler particle analysis, applications, devices and more. The handbook also covers: -Fundamental physics of the atomization process and the theoretical models and numerical simulations of spray -Experimental techniques for spray characterization and applications, as well as mechanisms of atomization -A wide range of industrial applications including but not limited to spray coating, medical, healthcare and agricultural sprays, spray cooling, and mass spectrometry, to name a few. Authored by the leading researchers and professionals in the spray and atomization field, The Handbook of Atomization and Sprays is a must-read for researchers and professional engineers working in the field.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Nasser Ashgriz
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Mechanical &, Industrial EngineeringUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-7263-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-7264-4
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