Stream break into droplet

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I was just wondering, is there any equation which predicts when does a stream of liquid( e.g water, ethanol) break into droplets? i think it relates to the speed and diameter of the stream, probably also with diameter, but i cannot find any equations which governs the rule
 

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Andy Resnick
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google "rayleigh instability".
 

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