Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids

2017/05/12

Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids

New book on the physical foundations of collision and impact phenomena

Prof. Alexander L. Yarin (University of Illinois, Chicago), Prof. Ilia V. Roisman and Prof. Cameron Tropea (Institute for Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics) have edited a new book entitled “Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids”. The monograph gives a comprehensive account of the physical foundations of collision and impact phenomena and their applications in a multitude of engineering disciplines.

Cover: Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids. Image: Publisher
Cover: Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids. Image: Publisher

The book is divided into five sections and covers the collision of liquid jets and drops with a dry solid wall, drop impacts onto liquid surfaces, spray formation and spray impact, collisions of solids with liquid, and solid-solid collisions.

Further information

Alexander L. Yarin, Ilia V. Roisman and Cameron Tropea: Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids, Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Available from June 2017
ISBN: 9781107147904
Content: 377 pages

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