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3. Characteristics of Fluids
4. Pressure
5. Continuity Equation
6. Bernoulli's Equation
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8. Flows With Friction
9. Transition and Turbulence
10. Separation
11. Drag of Blunt and Streamlined Bodies
12. Drafting
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14. Lift and Stall
15. Useful Links
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15. Useful Links

  • A good place to start is The Bicycle and the Engineer.
  • A great resource on bike travel and safety Commuting By Bike: Safety Guide & Tips by HomeAdvisor (contributed by Sara And Joy).
  • For a discussion of the science of bicycling, see Exploratorium Cycling.
  • For a discussion of the aerodynamics of bicycling, visit Exploratorium Cycling Aerodynamics.
  • For a particularly good site on aerodynamics, see Articles by Rainer Pivit.
  • For a focus on aerodynamic handlebars, check out Lucas Pereira's page.
  • The aerodynamics of the Cervelo P3SL
  • Here is some scholarly work on the aerodynamic drag of mountain bike tyres.
  • Here is Kirsten Miles's take on How to Prevent your Bike from being Stolen. Thanks Kirsten.
  • Here is a link on bike safety. Thanks to Mike.
  • Here is a link on sharing the road. Thanks to Mike.
  • Here is a link on bike riding. Thanks to Sara and Alyssa.
  • Here is a link on bicycle safety tips. Thanks to Lucy.
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