ACM Transactions on Graphics
We propose a novel surface-only technique for simulating incompressible, inviscid and uniform-density liquids with surface tension in three dimensions. The liquid surface is captured by a triangle mesh on which a Lagrangian velocity field is stored. Because advection of the velocity field may violate the incompressibility condition, we devise an orthogonal projection technique to remove the divergence while requiring the evaluation of only two boundary integrals. The forces of surface tension, gravity, and solid contact are all treated by a boundary element solve, allowing us to perform detailed simulations of a wide range of liquid phenomena, including waterbells, droplet and jet collisions, fluid chains, and crown splashes.
Anaheim, CA, USA
2016-07-24 – 2016-07-28
Da F, Hahn D, Batty C, Wojtan CJ, Grinspun E. Surface only liquids. In: Vol 35. ACM; 2016. doi:10.1145/2897824.2925899
Da, F., Hahn, D., Batty, C., Wojtan, C. J., & Grinspun, E. (2016). Surface only liquids (Vol. 35). Presented at the ACM SIGGRAPH, Anaheim, CA, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2897824.2925899
Da, Fang, David Hahn, Christopher Batty, Christopher J Wojtan, and Eitan Grinspun. “Surface Only Liquids,” Vol. 35. ACM, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1145/2897824.2925899.
F. Da, D. Hahn, C. Batty, C. J. Wojtan, and E. Grinspun, “Surface only liquids,” presented at the ACM SIGGRAPH, Anaheim, CA, USA, 2016, vol. 35, no. 4.
Da F, Hahn D, Batty C, Wojtan CJ, Grinspun E. 2016. Surface only liquids. ACM SIGGRAPH, ACM Transactions on Graphics, vol. 35.
Da, Fang, et al. Surface Only Liquids. Vol. 35, no. 4, a78, ACM, 2016, doi:10.1145/2897824.2925899.