TITLE

Shear-induced migration of a droplet near a plane wall

AUTHOR(S)
Imaeda, Tatsuhiro
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 519 Issue 1, p729
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The migration of a deformed fluid droplet in shear flow at a relatively large distance from a plane wall is considered. We derive a new formula for the lateral migration velocity for the nearly spherical droplet. The agreement between our formula and the recent computer simulation is satisfactory.
ACCESSION #
5664956

 

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