The coexistence of pressure waves in the operation of quartz-crystal shear-wave sensors
- Publisher: AMER INST PHYSICS
arxiv: Physics::Fluid Dynamics
It is demonstrated that an AT-cut quartz crystal driven in the thickness-shear-wave mode and typically used as a sensor to monitor the viscoelastic shear-wave properties of a fluid also produce longitudinal pressure waves. Unlike the shear wave, these waves are capable ...