3 years ago

In Retrospect: Twenty years of drying droplets

Ronald G. Larson

When a particle-laden droplet evaporates on a solid surface, the particles form a ring-like deposit. The explanation for this phenomenon, provided in 1997, has led to advances in many areas of science and engineering.

Publisher URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/550466a

DOI: 10.1038/550466a

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