Technical Track: Fluid Mechanics

Description: The kinematics and dynamics of flows are analytically, experimentally, and theoretically described and utilized using basic elements of fluid dynamics in an exceptionally wide range of natural and technological environments exemplified by propulsion, materials processing, and energy production.


Charles Petty, Michigan State University
Alexander Smits
, Princeton University

Objectives: The objectives of the Congress, and of the Fluid Mechanics Track, are to foster the beneficial interactions between the attendees that will enhance their breadth-of-understandings of the discipline and spark creative ideas for its advancement. These objectives will be met by the scheduling of the presentations and by providing substantial opportunities for informal interactions.