Division of Fluid Dynamics
The Division of Fluid Dynamics of the American Physical Society exists for the advancement and diffusion of knowledge of the physics of fluids with special emphasis on the dynamical theories of the liquid, plastic and gaseous states of matter under all conditions of temperature and pressure.
The membership of the Division consists of those members of the Society who have indicated their desire to join the Division and who retain membership from year to year by the payment of designated dues.
69th Annual APS DFD Meeting
November 20-22, 2016
About the Meeting
Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows
Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients
2015 Fluid Dynamics Prize
Morteza (Mory) Gharib, California Institute of Technology
2015 Stanley Corrsin Award
Michael D. Graham
Upcoming Meetings69th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics
November 20-22, 2016
APS April Meeting 2017
January 28-31, 2017
APS March Meeting 2017
March 13-17, 2017
News & Announcements
Nominations for APS DFD Invited Speakers
Nominations for invited speakers at the 2016 APS DFD Annual Meeting in Portland must be received by Monday, May 16, 2016. Nominations should consist of a one-page proposal, and should be sent by email to Bob Moser, email@example.com, with "DFD/APS Invited Lecture" in the subject line.
DFD Annual Meeting 2016 Website Is Now Available
The meeting website for the 69th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics on September 20-22, 2016 in Portland, OR is available.
Update on Awards Nominations Deadline
The deadline for nominations for the Fluid Dynamics Prize, the Stanley Corrsin Award, and the Andreas Acrivos Dissertation Award in Fluid Dynamics is May 2, 2016.
APS Launched a New Journal, Physical Review Fluids
The APS launched a new journal, Physical Review Fluids (PR Fluids), dedicated to fluid dynamics research. PR Fluids started receiving manuscripts on January 12, 2016.
DFD Fall 2015 Newsletter
Gallery of Fluid Motion Awards
Commemoration of Prandtl and the history of the Boundary Layer
(article by John Anderson)
Request for News
Do you have an announcement that would be of interest to general Fluid Mechanics Community? E-mail the DFD Website Coordinator.