Fluid dynamicists, like other scientists, have lives and interests well beyond our research. Ivo Nedyalkov, for example, is a professional rapper in addition to a PhD-level fluid dynamicist. In “It’s All About Flow,” Dr. Ivo brings those areas of expertise together with a rap all about fluid dynamics. The version embedded here is a bit shorter than the full version, which digs not only into experimental fluid dynamics but into computational work as well.
Check it out, and if you’d like to see the full lyrics and explanation behind them, he’s posted those as well. You can also ping me here or on Twitter if you’d like to know more about the phenomena he discusses. (Video and image credit: I. Nedyalkov/ASME; full video here; lyrics and explanation)