An interactive display showing the fascinating nature of air and water flow. The Immersive Flow Experience projects a fluid flow model that is interrupted by people or objects, creating spinning vortexes.
Tom Hansen works as an IT consultant at the UWM School of Freshwater Sciences and is also a Ph.D. candidate there. He has worked as a computing professional for over 30 years, and has also performed semi-professionally as a violinist in a range of capacities. He was inspired by his work with computational fluid dynamics (CFD) models to create the Immersive Fluid Flow Experience.