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Matter alignment

  1. Nov 25, 2014 #1
    Could a field of a certain.type of magnatism effect a giving area of salt water as to.either align or dispurse the water to more freely flow among them or slide between them .like a horizon of water molecules
     
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  3. Nov 25, 2014 #2

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    I'm sorry but I have no idea what you're asking.
     
  4. Nov 25, 2014 #3
    ok lets say moving through water is like pushing throught a deck of cards and thats why its so slown .. resistance is ther a way or possible way to turn the deck as to slide through the deck instead of aposing it
     
  5. Nov 25, 2014 #4

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    Oh, your wondering if you can use a magnetic field to reduce the viscosity of water?
     
  6. Nov 25, 2014 #5
    essentaly yes and no more to create a pathway through the particals rather than lessen the density of a givin area perhaps even align them to have them all point one direction with a charged surfaced of opposition to be slipped through persay
     
  7. Nov 25, 2014 #6

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    Perhaps you should investigate laminar flow "skin" or the ejection of air bubbles at the prow of your craft. I'm not sure that either would deal with what you have in mind, but it might be a starting point.
     
  8. Nov 25, 2014 #7
    No I'm.sorry the.flow.skin.would.probably.be standard as well.as the bubble reduction. I'm referring. To rendering.such a divice as to ..how do you say pave the way ahead of.you . So that the water you are entering is predisposed to let.you.through it more easily not.the.exterior of the craft being modified to receive /create less friction/resistance kind of. The way supersonic jets have there lillte sound bubble popper :D an under water door opener
     
  9. Nov 25, 2014 #8

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    Is there some malfunction with your " . " key? It seems to pop up randomly. o_O
    Anyhow, now that you've explained it better... the only thing that I can think of that might possibly do what you want is an extremely high-intensity ultrasonic beam of some sort. I doubt that even that would be effective, though.
    And a jet's "sound bubble popper" is sheer muscle in the form of tremendous engines.
     
  10. Nov 25, 2014 #9
    ... the sonic boom and what design approaches might reduce it. ... most designs engineers are testing are needle-nosed and < yes key is buggy ty. And no wouldn't high intensity beam just shove particals out of the way it the " space key its playing with the. ..
     
  11. Nov 25, 2014 #10

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    That's exactly what has to be done in order to accomplish what you want.
     
  12. Nov 25, 2014 #11
    reducing waters vascosity would reduce resistance ? and would the rite magnetic field focused disrupt the atoms infront of it? enuf to even have an effect. like when i cliff jumped 125 feet i threw rocks in first to lessen resistance?
     
  13. Nov 25, 2014 #12
    please exuse me building a house is as far as my science goes. i jusr had a few question about faster than sound speed under water wanted to understand the concept on a smaller level
     
  14. Nov 25, 2014 #13

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    There's two main concerns here that I know of. Breaking the attraction between the molecules (and on the object moving through the water) and then moving them out of the way. The latter can be minimized by shape, just like an aerodynamic car encounters less wind resistance than a semi-truck shaped like a brick. The former is... more difficult. Much more difficult.

    I'm not sure this is possible. Water molecules aren't like playing cards. They aren't very big and in their liquid state they just move about randomly. It's more like trying to move through a million tiny, lopsided spheres. There's not really much you can do to align them all and I don't think you'd see any benefit even if you could. Aligning them would just place the + end of the molecules near the - end of another one, which strengthens their attraction.

    Magnetic fields aren't the answer anyways. Water is an extremely weak diamagnetic material that barely responds to even strong magnetic fields.
     
  15. Nov 25, 2014 #14
    sorry for that yes now that are water iss all + to minus cant we do a angular skined vessled add to that micro magnets to help.further flow throw the water sort of channel it away after slightly pulling at the allinged - 's would increase overall -'s to be pulled
     
  16. Nov 25, 2014 #15

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    No, the + and - are electrical charges, not magnet poles. Magnets wouldn't do anything.
     
  17. Nov 25, 2014 #16
    yes +and -electical charges cant atoms aranged and charged to have rotating magetic fields each opposite to the next
     
  18. Nov 25, 2014 #17
    cant some sort of information be tranferd.throufh.the.alligned electrical charges ? impact ?something??
     
  19. Nov 25, 2014 #18

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    Not in liquid water. The motions of the molecules are simply too chaotic.

    There's no way to align them.
     
  20. Nov 25, 2014 #19
    antiferromagnitism is what i refer to i think and the further manipulation of givin liquid
     
  21. Nov 25, 2014 #20
    even if you could slow them down
     
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