Cavitation and the Cutting of Rock
The intention of the program is to use cavitation damage to create microcracks in rock structure, thus weakening it so that the rock can be more easily excavated by a surrounding jet flow.
P. R. Scott and D. A. Summers, "Cavitation and the Cutting of Rock," Welding in the World, Le Soudage Dans Le Monde, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Jan 1978.
Cavitation and Polyphase Flow Forum, Presented at ASME/Int Assoc for Hydraul Res/ASCE Jt Symp on Des and Oper of Fluid Mach
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