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Mechanism of enhancement of sonochemical-reaction efficiency by pulsed ultrasound

Tuziuti, T, Yasui, K, Lee, J, Kozuka, T, Towata, A and Iida, Y (2008) Mechanism of enhancement of sonochemical-reaction efficiency by pulsed ultrasound Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 112 (22). pp. 4875-4878.

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Abstract

The enhancement of sonochemical-reaction efficiency by pulsed ultrasound at 152 kHz has been studied experimentally through absorbance measurements of triiodide ions from sonochemical oxidation of potassium iodide at different liquid volumes to determine sonochemical efficiency defined by reacted molecules per input ultrasonic energy. The mechanism for enhancement of the reaction efficiency by pulsed ultrasound is discussed using captured images of sonochemiluminescence (SCL), and measured time-resolved signals of the SCL pulses and pressure amplitudes. The high sonochemical-reaction efficiency by pulsed ultrasound, compared with that by continuous-wave ultrasound, is attributed both to the residual pressure amplitude during the pulse-off time and to the spatial enlargement of active reaction sites.

Item Type: Article
Subjects : Chemical and Process Engineering
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Chemical and Process Engineering
Authors :
AuthorsEmailORCID
Tuziuti, TUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Yasui, KUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Lee, JUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Kozuka, TUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Towata, AUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Iida, YUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : May 2008
Identification Number : 10.1021/jp802640x
Copyright Disclaimer : Copyright © 2008 American Chemical Society
Additional Information : Item not available from this repository
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 16 Aug 2016 14:29
Last Modified : 16 Aug 2016 14:29
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/808412

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