Archive | 2015

Wired magazine – article on Fluid video

So Wired magazine has a post on the DFD videos.. The reason I posted is that it explains what the Milton van Dyke award means, and the connection to the scientist himself, which is cool. Enjoy! Link here.  

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Exploring falling leaves in fall with a foldscope

It’s finally fall in California. And the leaves are falling. I couldn’t help but ask myself some questions about why and what causes the leaves to fall. In addition, they were changing colors as well, so I wondered if they changing colors would reveal a changing morphology or indicate a predominantly compositional change. So I […]

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Milton van Dyke Award at APS-DFD 2015

Just got an email that my video submission won the Milton van Dyke award at the American Physical Society’s 68th Annual Division of Fluid Dynamics meeting in Boston. Unfortunately I couldn’t make it to the meeting this year due to personal reasons, but I am thrilled to be selected, specially given Milton van Dyke’s long […]

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Copepod egg sac and meta-learning post with foldscope

This is a meta learning post of how the foldscope contributes to my learning and growth, which I felt was worth sharing. From the same Hopkins trip where I found the nudibranch eggs, I also was able to find Copepods swimming in the ocean water sample. I took two videos exactly and couldn’t make head […]

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