1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Vibrationel energy of vibration drop?

  1. Aug 14, 2013 #1

    M_1

    User Avatar

    I want to calculate the vibrational energy of vibrating water drops. To start with I assume water is inviscid.

    The frequency spectrum can be found in for example Landau and Lifshitz. But I would like to know the vibrational energy of each mode.

    How should I proceed? Would it be correct to say that the vibrational energy is identical to the surface tension multiplied by (largest area - smallest area)? How can this be calculated for a given frequency and amplitude? I assume quadrupole vibrations are most important.

    Thanks!
     
  2. jcsd
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Can you offer guidance or do you also need help?
Draft saved Draft deleted



Similar Discussions: Vibrationel energy of vibration drop?
  1. Energy in vibrations? (Replies: 9)

Loading...