General Course Notes:

 

Course Syllabus

Homework Procedures

Review Test (Key)

 

General Laboratory Notes:

 

Guide to Writing Technical Reports

Pitot-Static Tube Calculations

 

Lab 3 Numerical Solutions:

                  Matlab PDE Toolbox File

                  Matlab Post Processing File

 

Lecture Handouts:

 

Chapter 5:

                  Integral Form of Basic Equations

Chapter 6:

                  Vector Notation

                  Differential Form of Basic Equations

Chapter 8:

                  Viscous Pipe Flow Analysis

Chapter 9:

                  Blasius Solution for Laminar Flow

                  Integral Boundary Layer Analysis

                  Friction Drag Coefficients

Chapter 11:

                  Review of Thermodynamics

                  Basic Equations for Internal Compressible Flow

                  Isentropic Flow Relations

                  Normal Shocks

                  Fanno Flow

                  Rayleigh Flow

                  Compressible Flow Calculator

Chapter 12:

                  Blade Geometry

                  Summary Table for Head Loss and Gain

 

Matlab files:

                  Plotting velocity vectors and streamlines

                  Blasius_solution.m

                  Solving ODE boundary value problems in Matlab: tutorial

                  Converging-diverging nozzle flow

                  Fanno Flow line from Example 11.11

                  Raylegh Flow line from Example 11.15

                  Compressible Flow Toolbox

 

Lecture Example Problems:

(I will activate these as they become available.)

 

Example #1       Example #6       Example #11    Example #16

Example #2       Example #7       Example #12    Example #17

Example #3       Example #8       Example #13    Example #18

Example #4       Example #9       Example #14    Example #19

Example #5       Example #10    Example #15    Example #20

 

Homework Assignments:

 

Homework #1 - Due September 26th

Homework #2 - Due October 3rd

Homework #3 - Due October 10th

Homework #4 - Due October 17th

Homework #5 - Due October 31st

Homework #6 - Due November 9th

Homework #7 - Due December 2nd

 

Web Page Links:

 

Fluids Pictures and Movies:

                  eFluids by Cambridge University Press: http://www.efluids.com

                  Hunter Rouse Movies: http://old.iihr.uiowa.edu/products/dhrm.html

                  National Committee for Fluid Mechanics Films: http://web.mit.edu/hml/ncfmf.html

 

Student companion site for "Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics" by Munson et al.