Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Generation of the Vorticity Mode by Sound in a Relaxing Maxwell Fluid

Buy Article:

$30.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

This study develops a new theory of nonlinear acoustics investigating interactions between acoustical and other non-acoustical modes, such as vorticity modes, in a fluid. The ideas proposed by the authors make possible to derive instantaneous equations describing interaction between different modes in a relaxing Maxwell fluid. The procedure of deriving of a new dynamic equation governing the vorticity mode which is generated by sound, is discussed in details. It uses only instantaneous quantities and does not include averaging over sound period. The resulting equation applies to both periodic and aperiodic sound of any waveform as the origin of the vorticity mode. The theory is illustrated by two representative examples of generation of the vorticity mode in a relaxing Maxwell fluid, caused by periodic sound beam and a sound beam with a stationary but aperiodic waveform.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: September 1, 2010

More about this publication?
  • Acta Acustica united with Acustica, published together with the European Acoustics Association (EAA), is an international, peer-reviewed journal on acoustics. It publishes original articles on all subjects in the field of acoustics, such as general linear acoustics, nonlinear acoustics, macrosonics, flow acoustics, atmospheric sound, underwater sound, ultrasonics, physical acoustics, structural acoustics, noise control, active control, environmental noise, building acoustics, room acoustics, acoustic materials, acoustic signal processing, computational and numerical acoustics, hearing, audiology and psychoacoustics, speech, musical acoustics, electroacoustics, auditory quality of systems. It reports on original scientific research in acoustics and on engineering applications. The journal considers scientific papers, technical and applied papers, book reviews, short communications, doctoral thesis abstracts, etc. In irregular intervals also special issues and review articles are published.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Submit a Paper
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Information for Advertisers
  • Online User License
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more