Tip-splitting evolution in the idealized Saffman-Taylor problem

Eldad Bettelheim*, Oded Agam

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We derive a formula describing the evolution of tip splittings of Saffman-Taylor fingers in a Hele-Shaw cell, at zero surface tension.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)1759-1765
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Physics A: Mathematical and General
Issue number7
StatePublished - 17 Feb 2006


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