Droplet evaporation: mathematical modelling and experiment

G.J. Dunn, S.K. Wilson, B.R. Duffy, S. David, K. Sefiane

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Abstract

A mathematical model for the evaporation of an axisymmetric sessile droplet of liquid whose contact line is pinned by surface roughness (or other) effects is developed and analysed. We compare the predictions of our mathematical model with recently obtained experimental results.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 10th UK national conference on heat transfer
Place of PublicationCorning
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Keywords

  • droplet evaporation
  • mathematical modelling
  • experiment

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