Amplitude of liquid-vapor interfacial oscillations

Milton W. Cole

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The root mean square amplitude δ of the oscillation of a liquid-vapor interface is computed. The general results for δ reduce to known forms in the classical and quantum limits. Special attention is directed toward the dependence on gravitational constant and lateral size L0 of the interface.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4012-4014
Number of pages3
JournalThe Journal of chemical physics
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1980

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry


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