Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics

Course contents
  • · Physical properties of fluids, viscosity, Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids
    · Hydrostatic pressure distribution, hydrostatic force on flat and curved surfaces
    · Buoyancy, flotation, and flotation stability
    · Hydrodynamics, pathlines, streamlines, continuity equation
    · Bernoulli equation: steady flows, unsteady flows, flows with additional energy sources, flows with energy loss
    · Stationary and inviscid principle of linear momentum in integral form
    · Laminar and turbulent flows in pipes
    · Euler's turbine equation