A photographic study of freezing of water droplets falling freely in air

Dorsch, Robert G., Levine, Joseph.
naca-rm-e51l17
1952


The freezing of free-falling water droplets in air was investigated by a photographic technique. Information on the following was obtained: (1) droplet shape after freezing, (2) the occurrence of collisions of partly frozen or frozen and liquid droplets, and (3) the freezing temperatures of individual free-falling droplets.

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