The brazil nut effect - In reverse

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Abstract

In a box of mixed nuts, the brazils rise to the top. In granular mixtures in general, depending on their size and density, the 'brazil nuts' may sink instead. This reverse effect has now been explored further.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)352-353
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume429
Issue number6990
DOIs
StatePublished - May 27 2004

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