Two contributions to national (Netherlands) TV show National Science Quiz 2017

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Description

The National Science Quiz of 2017 contained a series of scientific questions. Bert Blocken contributed to two of these questions:

1) The question why a shower curtain bends inwards. Bert Blocken provided CFD simulations to demonstrate why this happens. This contribution is mentioned and acknowledged in the TV program.

2) The question when a motorcycle slows down a cyclist in its vicinity. Bert Blocken provded CFD simulations and wind tunnel tests to demonstrate the right solution. This contribution is mentioned, and the interview with Bert Blocken in the wind tunnel of Eindhoven University of Technology is shown.

Period26 Dec 2017

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