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, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 105–123 | Cite as

Liquid drops in a viscous fluid under the influence of gravity and surface tension

  • J. Bemelmans
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Abstract

We consider the steady fall of a drop of fluid under its own weight in an infinite reservoir of another viscous fluid; the shape of the drop is determined by surface tension. For small data we prove existence and uniqueness of a classical solution to this problem.

Keywords

Surface Tension Number Theory Classical Solution Algebraic Geometry Topological Group 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Bemelmans
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathematisches InstitutUniversität BonnBonn 1

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