014214 – Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics

Hydrostatics. integral formulation of fluid flow, control volume, continuity equation, momentum equation in integral form. differential formulation of fluid flow, flow kinematics, continuity equation, acceleration, stress – rate of strain relation. newtonian fluid. differential momentum equation. navier-stokes equations, boundary conditions, exact solutions: couette and poiseuille flows. bernoulli equation, energy equation, flow measurement, flow in pipes, laminar and turbulent, friction losses, pipe systems, potential flow, basic solutions, boundary layers.
Credits: 4.0