, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 425-430,
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Date: 08 Sep 2012

Addendum to: Capillary Floating and The Billiard Ball Problem


We compare the results of our earlier paper on the floating in neutral equilibrium at arbitrary orientation in the sense of Finn-Young with the literature on its counterpart in the sense of Archimedes. We add a few remarks of personal and social-historical character.

J. Math. Fluid Mech. 14, 363–382 (2012)
The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1007/s00021-011-0071-0.