Crown-forming instability phenomena in the drop splash problem.

@article{Krechetnikov2009CrownformingIP,
  title={Crown-forming instability phenomena in the drop splash problem.},
  author={Rouslan Krechetnikov and George M Homsy},
  journal={Journal of colloid and interface science},
  year={2009},
  volume={331 2},
  pages={555-9}
}
The objective of this work is to study the fundamental instability behind the crown formation in the problem of drop splashing on a pre-existing liquid film. Based on experimental and theoretical insights, we demonstrate that the most plausible instability mechanism is of the Richtmyer-Meshkov type associated with a nearly impulsive acceleration of the interface. We also discover frustration phenomena in the wave number selection of the crown spike structure and study the corresponding… CONTINUE READING
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