aerosol generator


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aerosol generator

[′e·rə‚sȯl ′jen·ə‚rād·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanical means of producing a system of dispersed phase and dispersing medium, that is, an aerosol.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Aerosol generators on the other hand distribute micron-sized dry chemicals that interrupt the chemical chain reaction of a fire.
This aerosol generator was a modification of a VOAG, wherein the droplet generation assembly was replaced with a high-output atomizer, and the syringe pump was replaced with a pressurized container to provide a uniform aerosol generation rate over a longer time period.