Marangoni Effect

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Definition

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The Marangoni effect is the movement of fluid from an area of low surface tension to an area of high surface tension.

Video of the Marangoni Effect

References

[1] Velarde, Manuel, "Drops, Liquid Layers and the Marangoni Effect," Philosophical Transactions: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 356 829-844 (1998).

[2] Mei, C., "Lecture 4: Marangoni flows," Fluid Dynamics Lecture Notes (May 5 2004).