Physics of Beer Tapping

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Rodriguez-Rodriguez, Javier; Casado-Chacon, Almudena; Fuster, Daniel;
  • Publisher: American Physical Society
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.214501
  • Subject: Physics - Popular Physics | Physics - Fluid Dynamics | [SPI.ACOU]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Acoustics [physics.class-ph] | [ SPI.ACOU ] Engineering Sciences [physics]/Acoustics [physics.class-ph] | [ PHYS.MECA.MEFL ] Physics [physics]/Mechanics [physics]/Mechanics of the fluids [physics.class-ph] | Physics - Geophysics | [PHYS.MECA.MEFL]Physics [physics]/Mechanics [physics]/Mechanics of the fluids [physics.class-ph]

International audience; The popular bar prank known in colloquial English as beer tapping consists in hitting the top of a beer bottle with a solid object, usually another bottle, to trigger the foaming over of the former within a few seconds. Despite the trick being kn... View more
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