# Network News

#### Launch 'Our Fluid Nation - the impact of Fluid Dynamics in the UK'

A video of the launch event for this report is available by clicking 'Read More' below

Read More#### Report 'Our Fluid Nation - the impact of Fluid Dynamics in the UK'

This new report, which details the current value of fluid dynamics to the UK, can be downloaded by clicking on 'read more' below

Read More#### UK Fluids Conference - presentation prize winners

A very well-attended UK Fluids Conference, organised by Southampton this year, took place online 8th-10th September. The UKFN student presentation prizes were awarded as follows.

**Oral presentation**

WINNER: Tom Newton (Cambridge) 'The dynamics of a line plume confined by a single inclined boundary'

RUNNER-UP: Emily Southern (ICL) 'Koopman with control for constitutive law identification'

**Poster presentation**

WINNER: Amy Hodgkin (ICL) 'Do ambient shear and thermal stratification impact wind turbine wake breakdown?'

RUNNER-UP: Taihang Zhu (ICL) 'Simulation of turbulent axisymmetric bluff body wake with the effect of pulsed jet forcing'

Read More#### Deep-dive talks on Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics

The SPH Special Interest Group has organised a series of deep-dive talks. The first, by Dr Matthieu Schaller (25/8/21), was on the computational challenges of applying SPH to Astrophysics, and is available on the SIG's YouTube channel. Full details are on the SPH home page, link below.

Read More# What's On

#### 74th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics

Registration is now open at https://www.apsdfd2021.org/register/ . Fees increase on 15th October.

#### Mathematical aspects of turbulence: where do we stand?

The fifth of these workshops â€˜Advances in geophysical and astrophysical turbulenceâ€™, is currently accepting applications: https://bit.ly/3toPhSX. Please see the links below for further details and to complete an application. Workshop details and application form: https://bit.ly/3BWbtXT. Programme overview: https://bit.ly/3BT6M0K