Determination of Aerosol Droplet Size Spectrum by Means of Deposition on a Thin Filament,
ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
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A method for determining the distribution function of droplets by size is proposed based on the collection of droplets on a thin hydrophobic filament. The advantage of this method over others is that the placement of a filament on a thin addition, filament collection of the droplets is based on the contact effect such that the creation of a high velocity flow is not necessary. Finally, since during deposition on a thin hydrophobic filament, droplets maintain a spherical shape, it is not necessary to additionally determine the conversion coefficients.
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