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The Division 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.

70th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics

November 19 - 21, 2017
Denver, CO

Meeting Information

The meeting brings together researchers from across the globe to address some of the most important questions in modern astronomy, engineering, alternative energy, biology, and medicine.

Image & Video Galleries

Every year, the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics hosts posters and videos that show stunning images, graphics, and videos from either computational or experimental studies of flow phenomena. A panel of referees selects the most outstanding entries based on artistic content, originality, and their ability to convey information. The 70th Annual Meeting Gallery of Fluid Motion is hosted on the APS Web site.

Gray arrow Media Webcast
Monday, November 20 at 10:00 a.m. MST and 1:00 p.m. MST

10:00 a.m. MST press conference speakers:
Andrew Dickerson, University of Central Florida – Microjets of citrus fruit
Jeremy Marston, Texas Tech University – Explosive water drop dynamics on hot oil
Alexander Lee, Georgia Tech – Underwater Smelling by the star-nosed mole

1:00 p.m. MST press conference speakers:
Gabriel Weymouth, University of South Hampton – Hydrodynamics of an Under-actuated Plesiosaur-inspired robot
Yaselly Sanchez, University of Virginia – Snoring Physics
Saikat Basu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – “Magical'' fluid pathways: inspired airflow corridors for optimal drug delivery to human sinuses

Press Releases

For members of the media who would like access to the embargoed press releases, images and videos, please contact media@aip.org.

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