The scientific program will include four award lectures and eight invited lectures along with minisymposia, focus sessions, contributed papers, poster sessions, exhibits and the Gallery of Fluid Motion poster and video entries. Over 3000 contributed abstracts are anticipated.


Awards Program

Each year the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics presents the following awards:

  • Fluid Dynamics Prize
  • Stanley Corrsin Award
  • Francois Frenkiel Award
  • Andreas Acrivos Dissertation Award

The 2018 award winners, each of whom will give a lecture at the meeting, will be announced in the Fall of 2018.


Invited Lectures, Minisymposia, and Focus Sessions

Eight Invited Lectures on topics of broad interest to the DFD community will be given by experts in each field. The program also includes minisymposia (by invitation, with 20 minute presentations) and focus sessions (presentations of regular length) on topics of current importance proposed by session organizers.