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Minimal Surfaces EulerLagrange Equations. In summary, I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in the physics of wetting. I also notice larger drops rolling down and others larger still that, like snails, leave behind them a trail of water.

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James Benson rated it really liked aetting Jan 30, Showing of 5 reviews. However, although the equations look simple, they do capture the essence of the problem and they are always perfectly sound. Check copyright status Cite this Title Capillarity and wetting phenomena: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. None of your libraries hold this item. Stephens Limited preview – University of Sydney Library.


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Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena: Drops, Bubbles, Pearls, Waves

This is an approach that de Gennes uses a lot and which I believe makes things easier to understand. These online bookshops told us they have this item: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. While one can find several related texts in the field, none other is written in this delightfully insightful way.

The equations are voluntarily simplified capilarity often omitted to only leave the important variables and reveal the “mechanics of how things work”. I ask myself what the difference is penomena these rolling drops and grains of sand tumbling down an incline. Be the first to ask a question about Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena.

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Proceedings of TheThird International Brazing and As I rush into my car wettihg a pelting rain, my attention is caught by small drops stuck on my windshield. Raymond is currently reading it Nov 15, Neurovibes marked it as to-read Aug 10, My library Help Advanced Book Search. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena: Drops, Bubbles, Pearls, Waves by Pierre-Gilles de Gennes

These 2 locations in South Australia: These 2 locations in Victoria: I take my morning shower. Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena: Login to add to list. The names de Gennes, Brochard and David Quere are well known to the researchers in this area, and this book basically brings together their deep insight about a host of different phenomena in very simple words and equations.

This phenomenon has implications for the treatment of textile fibers the process known as “oiling”glass, and carbon.