On dry spot and droplet solutions for thin films on the plane

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Abstract

Steady states including axisymmetric droplet and dry spot solutions of the thin film-type equation are studied. Results on the existence and energy stability of these solutions are obtained. Copyright © 2018 Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature.
Original languageEnglish
Article number89
JournalZeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Physik
Volume69
Issue number4
Early online dateJun 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2018

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Cheung, K.-L. (2018). On dry spot and droplet solutions for thin films on the plane. Zeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Physik, 69(4). Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00033-018-0982-1

Keywords

  • Thin film-type equation
  • Steady state
  • Droplet with zero contact angle
  • Dry spot
  • Energy stability