Search for short-wavelength surface waves on a superfluid 3He film

T. Morita, K. Shirahama, F. I.B. Williams, K. Kono

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By employing an interdigitated capacitor (IC), we searched for ∼ 10 μm wavelength surface waves on superfluid 3He films. We have not observed such waves yet, possibly because the damping is still too large. Making use of the IC, the film flow was observed in normal and superfluid 3He.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)281-282
Number of pages2
JournalPhysica B: Condensed Matter
Issue numberPART I
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes


  • He superfluid
  • He superfluid film
  • Third sound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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