, Volume 23, Issue 7, pp 809–819 | Cite as

The Inveterate Tinkerer 15. Miscellaneous Fluid Instabilities

  • Chirag KalelkarEmail author


In this series of articles, the author discusses various phenomena in fluid dynamics, which may be investigated via tabletop experiments using low-cost or home-made instruments. The fifteenth article in this series demonstrates some fluid instabilities.


Reynolds number Rayleigh–Plateau instability Faraday instability Taylor–Couette instability Rosensweig instability 


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© Indian Academy of Sciences 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIIT KharagpurKharagpurIndia

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