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Deepak Awasthi
Deepak Awasthi
13:44 May-22-2019
Speed of sound in ultrasonic gel used for medication purpose

I am working on Clamp-on ultrasonic flow meter. But to know the angle of incidence, i need to know the speed of sound in couplant. The couplant which i am using now is general ultrasound gel used for sonography or in medication. Please guide me if anyone knows about this?

One can also inform me about this in terms of Acoustic Impedance and density at room temperature? If anyone have used such kind of couplant in their work.

    
 
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Anmol Birring
Consultant,
Birring NDE Center, Inc., USA, Joined Aug 2011, 746

Anmol Birring

Consultant,
Birring NDE Center, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Aug 2011
746
23:00 May-23-2019
Re: Speed of sound in ultrasonic gel used for medication purpose
In Reply to Deepak Awasthi at 13:44 May-22-2019 (Opening).

You can measure with a UT pulser connected to oscilloscope,
It will be very close to water

    
 
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