Bubble formation in supersaturated gelatin: A further investigation of gas cavitation nuclei

  title={Bubble formation in supersaturated gelatin: A further investigation of gas cavitation nuclei},
  author={David E. Yount and Chick M. Yeung},
  journal={Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  • D. Yount, C. Yeung
  • Published 1 March 1981
  • Geology
  • Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Recently, a new cavitation model has been proposed in which bubble formation in aqueous media is initiated by spherical gas nuclei stabilized by surface‐active membranes of varying gas permeability. The data which originally motivated this development were obtained mainly by subjecting shallow gelatin samples to rectangular pressure schedules consisting of a rapid compression, equilibration of the sample at some constant increased pressure, and a rapid decompression. Since the initial pressure… 

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