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Table 2 Acoustic properties of water and bone in the simulations of skull transmission

From: Design, characterization and evaluation of a laser-guided focused ultrasound system for preclinical investigations

Tissue type Density (kg/m3) Speed of sound (m/s) Attenuation (Np/m/MHz)
Water 1000 1482.3 0.025
Skull bone 1700 3183 164