Ultrasonic cleaning: An historical perspective.

Research paper by Timothy J TJ Mason

Indexed on: 10 Jun '15Published on: 10 Jun '15Published in: Ultrasonics Sonochemistry


The development of ultrasonic cleaning dates from the middle of the 20th century and has become a method of choice for a range of surface cleaning operations. The reasons why this has happened and the methods of assessing the efficiency of ultrasonic cleaning baths are reviewed.