Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

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A method of multiple-parameter perturbations with an application to drop oscillations in an electric field

Author: James Q. Feng
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 48 (1990), 555-567
MSC: Primary 76W05; Secondary 76B99, 78A99
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1074971
MathSciNet review: MR1074971
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Abstract: A formulation of a perturbation technique with several small parameters is presented. As a particular example, this method is used to study the axisymmetric oscillations of an inviscid conducting drop in an electric field. It is shown that all characteristic frequencies of the axisymmetric oscillations decrease as the electric field strength increases, which is in general agreement with simplified models based on the assumption of spheroidal deformations.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1074971
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