Nonlinear Physics Lab


 

Past Projects in the Gollub Research Group:

Granular Flows

Granular Flows in a Coutte Cell ---- grain motion measured on the free surface and a hydrodynamic-type theory

 

Propagating front in a vibrated granular layer
Velocity statistics of vibrated granular media
Granular Friction
Cluster Formation due to Collisons in Granular Material
  Java Applet - Simulation of inelastic collisions and clustering in granular material.

Fluid Mixing

Persistent Patterns in Chaotic Mixing
Mixing of Impurities by Two Dimensional Turbulence

Faraday Waves

Novel Patterns and Chaotic Dynamics of Surface Waves

Front instabilities

Patterns and Chaotic Dynamics of Surface Waves