75th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics (November 20, 2022 — November 22, 2022)

V0117: Effects of viscosity on deformation and bag fragmentation dynamics in aerodynamic droplet breakup

  • Isaac Jackiw, University of Toronto
  • Nasser Ashgriz, University of Toronto
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/APS.DFD.2022.GFM.V0117

From rain drops to paint sprays, atomization is pervasive throughout nature and industry. In this video, we show the basic example of the fragmentation of a liquid drop exposed to a high-speed air stream, in particular examining the role that viscosity plays on the fragmentation.

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