Shaken sand - A granular fluid?

Paul Umbanhowar*

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Abstract

The connection between random grain motion and viscosity in shaken sand - a strongly non-equilibrium system - has been probed. Curiously, the link is similar to that found in an ordinary liquid in thermal equilibrium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)886-887
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume424
Issue number6951
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 21 2003

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Umbanhowar, Paul. / Shaken sand - A granular fluid?. In: Nature. 2003 ; Vol. 424, No. 6951. pp. 886-887.
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In: Nature, Vol. 424, No. 6951, 21.08.2003, p. 886-887.

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