Bursting droplets

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Shared March 7, 2017

Music for a mesmerizing research experiment, which just made the cover of the journal Physical Review Letters, and which you can even do at home!
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Ludovic Keiser, Hadrien Bense, Pierre Colinet, José Bico and Étienne Reyssat,
Marangoni Bursting: Evaporation-Induced Emulsification of Binary Mixtures on a Liquid Layer
Physical Review Letters, 118, 074504, 2017
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.074504

Physique et Mécanique des Milieux Hétérogènes, UMR CNRS 7636, ESPCI Paris, UPMC, Paris Diderot,


Learn more on surface tension with our previous video: https://youtu.be/sdOp2X9HLFA


Original footage:
Ludovic Keiser, Hadrien Bense, Guillaume Durey, Hoon Kwon

Original soundtrack:
Julien Mazet

Visual identity:
Juliette Nier

Theme music:
Pierre David

Written and produced by:
Guillaume Durey, Quentin Magdelaine, Mathias Kasiulis

Directed and edited by:
Hoon Kwon

The Lutetium Project is a PSL students’ initiative conducted as part of IDEX ANR-10-IDEX-0001-02 PSL and funded by:
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ESPCI Paris – https://www.espci.fr
Espace des sciences Pierre-Gilles de Gennes – https://www.espgg.org
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