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Course Title

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C

ECTS

MMP 302

Fluid Mechanics

3

0

3

5

Content: Definitions and fluid properties, surface and body forces. Hydrostatics. Kinematics. Basic equations and their applications: system and control volume concepts, Reynolds transport theorem, conservation of mass, momentum and energy. Pipe flow: flow in smooth and rough pipes, frictional losses, Moody chart, minor losses, simple pipe systems. General characteristics and states of open channel flow, uniform flow, energy and momentum concepts.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.
  • Douglas, J.F., Gasiorek, J.A., Swaffield, J.A. and Jack, L.B., 2005, Fluid Mechanics, 5th Ed., Prentice Hall.
  • Massey, B. and Ward-Smith, J., 2006, Mechanics of Fluids, 8th Ed., Taylor&Francis.
  • Munson, B.R., Young, D.F. and Okiishi, T.H., 2005, Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics, 5th Ed., John Wiley&Sons.
  • White, F.M., 2003, Fluid Mechanics, 5th Ed., McGraw-Hill.