7. Surface-Tension-Driven Flows in Rotating Fluids

  1. Marcello Lappa

Published Online: 24 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342411.ch7

Rotating Thermal Flows in Natural and Industrial Processes

Rotating Thermal Flows in Natural and Industrial Processes

How to Cite

Lappa, M. (2012) Surface-Tension-Driven Flows in Rotating Fluids , in Rotating Thermal Flows in Natural and Industrial Processes, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118342411.ch7

Author Information

  1. Naples, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119960799

Online ISBN: 9781118342411

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Keywords:

  • surface-tension-driven flows in rotating fluids;
  • RB convection in extended systems, cylindrical/spherical;
  • synthetic, of related dynamics in two fundamental conditions;
  • surface tension, Marangoni instability in layers of a few millimetres;
  • Marangoni stress at free surface, and HTW instability;
  • LSA, and rotation on Marangoni flow instability;
  • Marangoni flow instability to ‘classical’ annular, and HTWs;
  • Coriolis force, deflecting radially moving fluid, and azimuthal component;
  • modifications, fundamental hydrothermal mechanism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Marangoni–Bénard Convection

  • The Return Flow

  • The Hydrothermal Instability

  • The Annular Pool