In 1961, Ascher Shapiro founded the National Committee for Fluid Mechanics Films (NCFMF) in cooperation with the Education Development Center and released a series of 39 videos and accompanying texts which revolutionized the teaching of fluid mechanics. The films are now hosted by MIT's Office of Digital Learning.  The preface to Illustrated Experiments in Fluid Mechanics: The NCFMF Book of Film Notes can be found here.  And complete notes for the films can be found here 

Aerodynamics Generation of Sound
Boundary Layer Control
Channel Flow of a Compressible Fluid
Deformation of Continuous Media
Eulerian Lagrangian Description
Flow Instabilities
Flow Visualization
Fluid Dynamics of Drag Part I
Fluid Dynamics of Drag Part II
Fluid Dynamics of Drag Part III
Fluid Dynamics of Drag Part IV
Fundamental Boundary Layers
Low Reynolds Number Flow
Pressure Fields and Fluid Acceleration
Rarefied Gas Dynamics
Rheological Behavior of Fluids
Rotating Flows
Secondary Flow
Stratified Flow
Surface Tension in Fluid Mechanics
Vorticity, Part 1
Vorticity, Part 2
Waves in Fluids


Ascher Shapiro's Obituary
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