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2011-06-30 16:02:00

Many titles again top the list of most highly cited journals in their category MELVILLE, N.Y., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Institute of Physics (AIP) (www.aip.org) is pleased to report significant increases in the impact factors of many of its key titles, as reported in the 2010 Journal Citation Reports® (JCR) (Thomson Reuters 2011). Stand-out performances include a 34.6% jump by Biomicrofluidics, a more than 15% increase by Chaos, and impressive...

2010-11-16 17:02:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For more than 250 years, researchers have known that under certain conditions vapor bubbles can form in fluids moving swiftly over a surface. These bubbles soon collapse with such great force that they can poke holes in steel and damage objects such as ship propellers, turbine blades, nozzles and pump impellers. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100714/AIPLOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100714/AIPLOGO)...

2010-06-16 21:53:27

Atmospheric research often focuses on clouds' impact on weather and climate. Yet even low clouds are a long way off, with a base some 6,000 feet above earth. University of Notre Dame fluid dynamics and engineering professor Harindra Fernando works the other end of the air column closer to home"”the bottom of the atmosphere in the city, which is known as the urban boundary layer. A report on his team's work appears in a recent journal article in Physics of Fluids, which is published by...


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Physics of Fluids
2012-05-17 15:02:08

Physics of Fluids is a peer-reviewed scientific journal on fluid dynamics, published monthly by the American Institute of Physics. It has been published in cooperation with the American Physical Society's Division of Fluid Dynamics since the journal’s inception in 1958. The journal covered both fluid and plasma physics until 1988, when it split into two unique journals. The focus of the journal is on the dynamics of fluids—gases, liquids and multiphase flows—and the journal contains...

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