Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 09:39:10 -0500

Author: Machele Cable

Subject: Re: Internal wave displacement

Post:

I would think viscosity.

Chele

Jerry DiMarco wrote:

> I have not witnessed this effect, but if this is indeed what is
> happening I'd guess it's related to viscosity. What does this
> question relate to?
>
> Jerry
>
>
> At 03:00 PM10/28/2002, you wrote:
>
>
>> Say you have a 2-l plastic pop bottle, but instead it s filled with
>> water and oil. As you rock it, the water at the interface sloshes
>> more violently than the oil. Why?th grader?
>>
>> Philip S. Marshall, Science Director
>> SALMON
>> 127 O Neill
>> Institute of Marine Science, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
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>
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