Lattice boltzmann algorithm for surface tension with greatly reduced microcurrents

LISHCHUK, S. V., CARE, C. M. and HALLIDAY, I. (2003). Lattice boltzmann algorithm for surface tension with greatly reduced microcurrents. Physical review E, 67 (3), 036701.

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We present an algorithm for inserting an interface between the immiscible phases of a multicomponent lattice Boltzmann fluid which is based solely upon the appropriate continuum physics: stress boundary conditions and continuity of velocity. Results are presented for the algorithm when applied to static, neutrally buoyant drops. It is shown that the present algorithm gives a significant reduction in the spurious velocities which are reported for previous schemes and a concomitant improvement in the isotropy of the interface.

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Additional Information: ©2003 The American Physical Society
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Materials and Engineering Research Institute > Modelling Research Centre > Materials Modelling group
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Page Range: 036701
Depositing User: Ann Betterton
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2007
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 21:31

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