Singular thin viscous sheet

Arezki Boudaoud, Sahrawi Chaib

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To observe conical singularities for viscous sheets, an experiment showing the viscous analog of a circular cloth held on a stick was devised. Through this experiment, it was shown that a viscous sheet may adopt a singular shape.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number050601
Pages (from-to)050601/1-050601/3
JournalPhysical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics
Issue number5 I
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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