Analog cosmology with two-fluid systems in a strong gradient magnetic field.

  title={Analog cosmology with two-fluid systems in a strong gradient magnetic field.},
  author={Zack Fifer and Theo Torres and Sebastian Erne and A. Avgoustidis and Richard J. A. Hill and Silke E. Ch. Weinfurtner},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  volume={99 3-1},
We propose an experiment combining fluid dynamics and strong magnetic field physics to simulate cosmological scenarios. Our proposed system consists of two immiscible, weakly magnetized fluids moved through a strong gradient magnetic field. The diamagnetic and paramagnetic forces thus generated amount to a time-dependent effective gravity, which allows us to precisely control the propagation speed of interface waves. Perturbations on the interface therefore experience a nonstationary effective… 

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