Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of New Mexico

Physics and Astronomy Colloquium

Why Clouds Don't Fall

Presented by Kevin E. Cahill is a Professor of Physics & Astronomy at UNM. His research interests are particle theory, lattice-gauge theory. and medical physics. He is the author of Physical Mathematics, released in a second edition in 2019

I will review fluid dynamics with applications to aerosols and in particular to those carrying viruses.

See the powerpoint

3:30 pm, Friday, February 25, 2022


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