The JEREMI-project on thermocapillary convection in liquid bridges. Part A: Overview of particle accumulation structures

H. C. Kuhlmann, M. Lappa, D. Melnikov, R. Mukin, F. H. Muldoon, D. Pushkin, V. Shevtsova, I. Ueno

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The rapid accumulation of particles suspended in a thermocapillary liquid bridge is planned to be investigated during the JEREMI experiment on the International Space Station scheduled for 2016. An overview is given of the current status of experimental and numerical investigations of this phenomenon.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-36
Number of pages36
JournalFluid Dynamics and Materials Processing
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 15 Mar 2014


  • Liquid bridge
  • Particle accumulation
  • PAS
  • Thermocapillary flow

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