Media Webcast on Latest Discoveries in Fluid Dynamics

 Scientists presented some of the latest findings from the science of fluid dynamics at a webcast media briefing at 10 a.m. EST (7 a.m. PST) on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012. The briefing covered select topics presented at the American Physical Society's (APS) Division of Fluid Dynamics (DFD) meeting in San Diego, California, November 18 – 20, 2012. 

Webcast Panelists 

Gray arrow  Presentation Slides from the Webcast  Format - PDF

  • Andrew Dickerson, Georgia Tech
    "How fog impacts the flight of the mosquito"
  • Reza Alam, University of California, Berkeley
    "A cloaking device for ocean waves"
  • Carly Donohue, Caltech
    "An acoustic lens to focus sound into sonic 'bullets'"
  • Justin Jaworski, Cambridge
    "How owls are able to fly and hunt in acoustic stealth"
  • Anette "Peko" Hosoi, MIT
    Context and final thoughts on the presentations; moderate questions