Accession Number:

ADA361120

Title:

Analysis of Resonance Excitation and Surface Distortion of Single Microdroplets Using Focused Monochromatic Illumination

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 18 May-31 Dec 98

Corporate Author:

NEBRASKA UNIV LINCOLN DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

Theoretical procedures were developed, computer programs were written, and systematic calculations were performed to investigate 1 the validity of van de Hulsts localization principle for focused laser beam resonance excitation of spherical and nonspherical particles and 2 the effects of laser beam induced electromagnetic stresses on droplet geometry.

Subject Categories:

  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE