Convergent Science

CONVERGE™ Simulates Spinning Soccer Ball in the Cloud

soccerball2

With the 2014 World Cup coming to a close, we’ve seen great shots and great saves. However, what is the science behind the curving shot that causes so much commotion and so many great goals. Rescale and Convergent Science teamed up to show how the cloud and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) can help us understand the science behind the spinning of the black and white ball that has so  many of us asking, “How did they do that?”.

Read more @ World Cup: Run Your Own CFD Analysis of a Spinning Soccer Ball

Share This Page