DFD Virtual Pressroom

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.

71st Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics

November 18-20, 2018
Atlanta, GA

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 71st Annual Meeting Gallery of Fluid Motion is hosted on the APS Web site.

Press Releases

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

What Smart Hazmat Suits and Sonora Cactus Skins Have in Common
The Subtle Science of Wok Tossing
Swarm like Collective Behavior in Bicycling
Studying Water Flow for More Efficient Aquaponic Systems
Scientists Explain How Wombats Drop Cubed Poop
Researchers Propose Solutions for Urine Sample Splash Dilemma
Reducing the Impact Forces of Water Entry
Move Over Rover: There’s A New Sniffing Powerhouse in the Neighborhood
Helping Marvel Superheroes to Breathe
Explaining a Fastball’s Unexpected Twist
Babies Born with Broken Hearts
Aquatic Animals that Jump Out of Water Inspire Leaping Robots