This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sonication
The process of disrupting or homogenizing something, usually a chemical solution or biological medium, with sound waves.
Sonication is the act of applying sound energy to agitate particles in a sample, for various purposes. In the laboratory, it is usually applied using an ultrasonic bath or an ultrasonic probe, colloquially known as a sonicator. In a paper machine, an ultrasonic foil can distribute cellulose fibres more uniformly and strengthen the paper.
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The application of high intensity ultrasound to liquids.
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