# Electrohydrodynamic settling of drop in uniform electric field: beyond Stokes flow regime

@article{Behera2018ElectrohydrodynamicSO, title={Electrohydrodynamic settling of drop in uniform electric field: beyond Stokes flow regime}, author={Nalinikanta Behera and Shubhadeep Mandal and Suman Chakraborty}, journal={Journal of Fluid Mechanics}, year={2018}, volume={881}, pages={498 - 523} }

The electrohydrodynamics of a weakly conducting buoyant drop under the combined influence of gravity and a uniform electric field is studied computationally, focusing on the inertia-dominated regime. Numerical simulations are performed for both perfectly dielectric and leaky dielectric drops over a wide range of dimensionless parameters to explore the interplay of fluid inertia and electrical stress to govern the drop shape and charge convection. For perfectly dielectric drops, the fluid…

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