## Navier-Stokes Equation

Waves follow our boat as we meander across the lake, and turbulent

air currents follow our flight in a modern jet. Mathematicians and

physicists believe that an explanation for and the prediction of both

the breeze and the turbulence can be found through an understanding of

solutions to the Navier-Stokes equations. Although these equations were

written down in the 19th Century, our understanding of them remains

minimal. The challenge is to make substantial progress toward a

mathematical theory which will unlock the secrets hidden in the

Navier-Stokes equations.

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