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Time-dependent drop deformation in a rotating high viscosity fluid


Authors: H. A. Stone and J. W. M. Bush
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 54 (1996), 551-556
MSC: Primary 76U05; Secondary 76D45
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1402409
MathSciNet review: MR1402409
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Abstract: An exact solution is presented which describes the time-dependent deformation of a nearly spherical drop suspended on the rotation axis of a more dense rotating viscous fluid. The solution is demonstrated to be similar, though not identical, to that derived from the commonly invoked assumption that the external flow field is purely extensional.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1402409
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