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Oscillating drop method using a falling droplet

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5 Author(s)
Matsumoto, Taihei ; Joining and Welding Research Institute, Osaka University, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, Japan ; Fujii, Hidetoshi ; Ueda, Takaharu ; Kamai, Masayoshi
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An improved oscillating drop method was developed to measure the surface tension and viscosity of a liquid without any external forces using a falling droplet. Simple surface oscillation is observed for a falling droplet and the simple basic principles are applicable without any correction. The surface oscillation of a falling droplet was precisely measured using the combination of a laser, cylindrical lens, and line sensors. Measured surface tension and viscosity of water shows good agreement with previously reported values. © 2004 American Institute of Physics.

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Review of Scientific Instruments  (Volume:75 ,  Issue: 5 )