Two simultaneous instabilities: food dye and corn syrup exhibit a Marangoni instabiltiy, and dyed water injected into the corn syrup show the Saffman-Taylor fingering instability, all in a Hele Shaw cell.

Two simultaneous instabilities: food dye and corn syrup exhibit a Marangoni instabiltiy, and dyed water injected into the corn syrup show the Saffman-Taylor fingering instability, all in a Hele Shaw cell.

By Samuel Verplanck and Travis Bildahl for Spring 2014 Team Second.
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