Fluid Mechanics Centennial

The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the appointment of professor J.M. Burgers in Delft. This appointment is generally considered the initiation of modern research in fluid mechanics in the Netherlands. To celebrate this centennial there will be a one-day symposium on October 18, 2018.


The theme of the symposium is: 1918 => 2018 => 2118


Confirmed speakers are:

prof. Beverley McKeon (Graduate Aeronautics Laboratory, CalTech)

prof. Ruud Henkes (Shell Technology Center Amsterdam)

dr. Hanneke Gelderblom (TU/e) / dr. Alvaro Marin (UTwente) / dr. Daniel Tam (TUDelft)

dr. Nicole Sharp ("FYFD")

prof. Bas Haring (Leiden Univ.)


The symposium is free of admission, but to participate you need to register here (registration opens on June 5, 2018)