UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Created: 2017-12-01 11:07
Institution: Department of Engineering
Description: Competition entries put forward for vote
 

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This collection contains 7 media items.

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01 Particle entrainment of coarse particles in shallow turbulent flows

   159 views

An experimental investigation is carried out to study particle entrainment processes (including rolling, hopping and saltation) under well controlled conditions, for a number of...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


02 Wrinkly impact

   416 views

When a solid sphere hits an elastic sheet floating on the surface of water, wrinkles form and a capillary-like ripple propagates. The ripple propagates and the wrinkles grow with...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


03 Mission impossible: droplet rolling up the bendable hill

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This is a video showing a liquid droplet rolling up on a flexible microfluidic device, in which droplet flows along the slope formed by simply bending-deforming a 600 micron thick...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


04 A rubber ring passes through a funnel

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An 18mm-diameter, 1mm cross-section Latex ring floats on the surface of the water in a funnel. The water is slowly removed, the surface area decreases and the ring is compressed...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


05 Impact on a floating polymer film

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A solid sphere impacts a thin polymer sheet floating at an air-liquid interface. The video is slowed down 200 times.

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


06 Acoustic eruption

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This video shows the transfer of mechanical energy and radiative pressure from Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) travelling onto a solid surface into a droplet of water, dropped in the...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017


07 Forces in a photoelastic avalanche

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This is a video of a novel experiment where photoelastic discs are rolled down a narrow, inclined chute. Here the forces exerted when discs interact can be measured from the...

Collection: UKFN Videos 30/11/17 shortlist

Institution: Department of Engineering

Created: Fri 1 Dec 2017