The Mathematics of Fluids and Solids

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The Mathematics of Fluids and Solids

Fluid-structure interaction is a rich and active field of mathematics that studies the interaction between fluids and solid objects. In this short article, we give a glimpse into this exciting field, as well as a sample of the most significant questions that mathematicians try to answer.

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Connections to other fields



barbara Kaltenbacher, Igor Kukavica, Irena Lasiecka, Roberto Triggianti, Amjad Fuffaha, Justin Weber


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Mathematical subjects

Algebra and Number Theory
Didactics and Education
Discrete Mathematics and Foundations
Geometry and Topology
Numerics and Scientific Computing
Probability Theory and Statistics

Connections to other fields

Chemistry and Earth Science
Computer Science
Engineering and Technology
Humanities and Social Sciences
Life Science
Reflections on Mathematics

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