Author(s): R. D. Schroll, M. Adda-Bedia, E. Cerda, J. Huang, N. Menon, T. P. Russell, K. B. Toga, D. Vella, and B. Davidovitch We address the partial wetting of liquid drops on ultrathin solid sheets resting on a deformable foundation. Considering the membrane limit of sheets that can relax compression through wrinkling at negligible energetic cost, we revisit the classical theory for the contact of liquid drops on solids. ... [Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 014301] Published Wed Jul 03, 2013
Nonlinear Dynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Classical Optics, etc.