1999 - Physics

DescriptionLen Fisher for calculating the optimal way to dunk a biscuit, and Jean-Marc Vanden-Broeck of the, and Joseph Keller for calculating how to make a teapot spout that does not drip.
Reference"Physics Takes the Biscuit", Len Fisher, Nature, 397, no. 6719, February 11, 1999, p. 469. ; "Pouring Flows" Jean-Marc Vanden‐Broeck and Joseph B. Keller, Physics of Fluids vol. 29, no. 12, 1986, pp. 3958-61.
WinnersJean-Marc Vanden-Broeck
WinnersLen Fisher
WinnersJoseph Keller