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hydrodynamics
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Idea
Hydrodynamics is the dynamics of liquids, i.e. of low compressible fluids. It is part of rheology , a general science of fluids. For a while this entry will have a redirect fluid dynamics.

References
L. D. Landau, E. M. Lifschitz, Fluid mechanics (Russian original is Hydrodynamics ), vol. 6 of the Course of Theoretical Physics , Pergamon Press

Vladimir I. Arnold , Boris A. Khesin, Topological methods in hydrodynamics Applied Mathematical Sciences 125 , Springer

Dennis Sullivan , Algebra, topology and algebraic topology of 3D ideal fluids , arxiv/1010.2721 (has some ideas on need of a version of higher geometry at the end of the article)

wikipedia: fluid dynamics

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