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As I glance out my window in the early morning, I can see beads of droplets gracing a spider web. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Be the first to ask a question about Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena.
Upper-division undergraduates through professionals; two-year technical program students. As I glance out my window in the early morning, I can see beads of droplets gracing a spider web. James Benson rated it really liked it Jan 30, Lewis Marshall rated it it was amazing Oct 27, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
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Return to Book Page. The described physics of wetting, surface tension, droplet spreading, instabilities, bubbles, etc. As I rush into my car under a pelting rain, my attention is caught by small drops stuck phenkmena my windshield.
Physics and Chemistry of Interfaces. Related resource Table of contents only at http: I ask myself what the difference is between these rolling drops and grains of sand tumbling down an incline. Ships from and sold by Amazon.
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Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena: Drops, Bubbles, Pearls, Waves
Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. I wonder why the smallest drops remain phenoomena. This phenomenon has implications for the treatment of textile fibers the process known as “oiling”glass, and carbon. Dynamics of the Triple Line 7. Tony rated it really liked it Jan 31, Flinders University Central Library. Oct 21, Mike Bailey rated it it was amazing.
Account Options Sign in. In summary, I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in the physics of wetting. These 2 locations in South Australia: Gerry Della rated it it was amazing Mar 14, Hysteresis and Elasticity of Triple Lines 4.
Want to Read saving…. Chuffed about being able to understand some of it! Moreover, the 3 authors of the book are, like the previous reviewer said, very well known and respected acpillarity in their field, which adds to the scientific soundness of their approach. This is one of the rare gems that everyone from a high school student to most advanced researcher in the field can read, enjoy, learn from and be delighted to possess.
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I had the original in French, and got the English version trying to understand it faster. As I rush into my car under a pelting rain, my attention is caught by small drops stuck on my windshield. Refresh and try again. University of South Australia Library. The problem encompasses such subjects as liquids rising up capillary tubes, paint spreading on solid surfaces capilarity liquids spreading on other liquids, the fascinating subject of bubble formation and stability, and why water streams down some surfaces and forms droplets on other surfaces.
Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena: Drops, Bubbles, Pearls, Waves by Pierre-Gilles de Gennes
Selected pages Title Page. In conclusion, the intended readers of this book, whether they be soft matter students or scientists or simply the curious, should find therein not just a very good source of information but also an impressive collection of exciting and simple explanations of very complex phenomena. Upper-division undergraduates through professionals: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Open Preview See a Problem? The University of Melbourne. Open to the public ; Wetting and Long-Range Forces 5.
I take my morning shower. This single location in Australian Capital Territory: This is an approach that de Gennes uses a lot and which I believe makes things easier to understand.