Electrospray versus Nebulization for Aerosolization and Filter Testing with Bacteriophage Particles

@article{Eninger2009ElectrosprayVN,
  title={Electrospray versus Nebulization for Aerosolization and Filter Testing with Bacteriophage Particles},
  author={Robert M. Eninger and Christopher J. Hogan and Pratim Biswas and Atin Adhikari and Tiina Reponen and Sergey A. Grinshpun},
  journal={Aerosol Science and Technology},
  year={2009},
  volume={43},
  pages={298 - 304}
}
Aerosolization of bacteriophage MS2 virions by nebulization and charge-reduced electrospray were compared during testing of three filter media. Sample swatches were taken from a surgical mask, N95 filtering-facepiece respirator (FFR), and N100 FFR for use in repeated, short-duration (15 min) penetration tests with bacteriophage MS2 aerosolized by nebulizer and electrospray. Evaluated were (1) the virus suspension preparation protocol, (2) resulting particle size distribution, count stability… 
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