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Simulation of Electrospray Emission Processes for Highly Conductive Liquids

@inproceedings{Huh2021SimulationOE,
  title={Simulation of Electrospray Emission Processes for Highly Conductive Liquids},
  author={Henry Huh and Richard E. Wirz},
  year={2021}
}
An electrohydrodynamic numerical model is used to explore the electrospray emission behavior of both moderate and high electrical conductivity liquids under electrospray conditions. The Volume-of-Fluid method, incorporating a leaky-dielectric model with a charge relaxation consideration, is used to conserve charge to accurately model cone-jet formation and droplet breakup. The model is validated against experiments and agrees well with both droplet diameters and charge-to-mass ratio of emitted… 

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