EGM-331 Fluid Mechanics

Fundamental fluid statics: manometer, forces on submerged surfaces, Archimedes' principle. Details of course include one-dimensional incompressible flow; conservation laws and application to flowing systems, cavitation, impulse-momentum problems, vanes; pipe flows, laminar analyses, turbulent flows with emphasis on calculation of fluid properties. Other topics include one-dimensional compressible flow; conservation laws, specialization to isentropic situation, nature of speed of sound. Applications including effects of area change, converging and diverging nozzles, choking phenomenas, and normal shock waves.

Study Methods:

     Online Courses (EGM-331-OL) Jun 2014 Jul 2014 Oct 2014

Semester Hours: 3

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