Hydrodynamic Modes of a Viscoelastic Membrane or Interface

  • H. Pleiner
  • J. L. Harden
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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 66)


We discuss the general hydrodynamic mode structure of a thin, flat polymeric.. (viscoelastic) layer between two Newtonian fluids. Dispersion relations and dynamic structure factors are obtained by deriving generalized boundary conditions at the interface.




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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Pleiner
    • 1
  • J. L. Harden
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversität EssenEssen 1Fed. Rep. of Germany
  2. 2.Department of Applied PhysicsNagoya UniversityNagoya 464Japan

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