Nonlinear Theory of Tear Film Rupture

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Madhu Sudan Reddy Gorla

Eye Care Center, Pottsville, PA 17901

Rama Subba Reddy Gorla

Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115e-mail: gorla@csaxp.csuohio.edu

J Biomech Eng 122(5), 498-503 (Mar 22, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1289997 History: Received July 02, 1999; Revised March 22, 2000
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Grahic Jump Location
Flow model for the thin film flow
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Film thickness distribution at the rupture time
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Minimum film thickness versus time
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Ratio of nonlinear theory time versus linear theory rupture time as a function of initial amplitude b



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