0

Full Content is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >

Modeling of Ultrashort Pulse Laser Ablation in Water

[+] Author Affiliations
Jian Jiao, Zhixiong Guo

Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

Kunal Mitra

Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL

Paper No. IMECE2009-10405, pp. 493-500; 8 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2009-10405
From:
  • ASME 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 9: Heat Transfer, Fluid Flows, and Thermal Systems, Parts A, B and C
  • Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA, November 13–19, 2009
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4382-6 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3863-1
  • Copyright © 2009 by ASME

abstract

A numerical model combining the ultrafast radiative heat transfer and ablation rate equation for free electron density is proposed to investigate the transient process of plasma formation in distilled water. The focused beam propagation governed by the transient equation of radiative heat transfer is solved by the transient discrete ordinates method. The temporal evolution of free electron density governed by the rate equation is solved using a forth-order Runge-Kutta method. Two laser pulses: 30 ps and 300 fs are considered. Simulation of the dynamics of plasma formation is performed. The results include the threshold laser intensity for optical breakdown, temporal evolution and spatial distribution of the free electron density as well as the maximum plasma length. To validate the model, optical breakdown thresholds for different laser pulses, the shape of plasma breakdown region and the maximum plasma length predicted by the present model are also compared with the experimental data.

Copyright © 2009 by ASME

Figures

Tables

Interactive Graphics

Video

Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In