Capillary Surfaces: Shape - Stability - Dynamics, in Particular Under Weightlessness by Dieter W. LangbeinCapillary Surfaces: Shape - Stability - Dynamics, in Particular Under Weightlessness by Dieter W. Langbein

Capillary Surfaces: Shape - Stability - Dynamics, in Particular Under Weightlessness

byDieter W. Langbein

Paperback | October 10, 2011

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Title:Capillary Surfaces: Shape - Stability - Dynamics, in Particular Under WeightlessnessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:366 pagesPublished:October 10, 2011Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Interface Tension and Contact Angle.- Capillary Shape and Stability.- Stability Criteria.- Axisymmetric Liquid Columns at Rest and Under Rotation.- Liquid Zones.- Canthotaxis/Wetting Barriers/Pinning Lines.- Cylindrical Containers.- Liquid Surfaces in Polyhedral Containers.- Playing with Stability.- Liquid Penetration into Tubes and Wedges.- Oscillations of Liquid Columns.- Microgravity Experiments in Sounding Rockets, Spacelab and EURECA.