Journal of Mathematical Fluid Mechanics

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 425–430

Addendum to: Capillary Floating and The Billiard Ball Problem

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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.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsNicolaus Copernicus UniversityTorunPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland

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