Model for the elasticity of compressed emulsions.

Abstract

We present a new model to describe the unusual elastic properties of compressed emulsions. The response of a single droplet under compression is investigated numerically for different Wigner-Seitz cells. The response is softer than harmonic, and depends on the coordination number of the droplet. Using these results, we propose a new effective interdroplet… (More)

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@article{Lacasse1996ModelFT, title={Model for the elasticity of compressed emulsions.}, author={Lacasse and Grest and Levine and C Mason and Weitz}, journal={Physical review letters}, year={1996}, volume={76 18}, pages={3448-3451} }