Division of Fluid Dynamics

The Division of Fluid Dynamics of the American Physical Society, established in 1947, 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.

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72nd Annual APS DFD Meeting

November 23 (New Saturday Start) - 26, 2019
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Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2019 Fluid Dynamics Prize
Alexander Smits, Princeton University

2019 Stanley Corrsin Award
Jeffrey Morris, Levich Institute, City College of New York

2019 Andreas Acrivos Dissertation Award in Fluid Dynamics
Peter Balogh, Rutgers University

News & Announcements

DFD Fall 2019 Newsletter
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Do you have an announcement that would be of interest to general Fluid Mechanics Community? E-mail the DFD Website Coordinator. Contact DFD leadership: email the Secretary/Treasurer Jeff Morris

Nominees and award and office holders are expected to meet standards of professional conduct and integrity as described in the APS Ethics Guidelines. Violations of these standards may disqualify people from consideration or lead to revocation of honors or removal from office.