Intermediate Fluid Dynamics

Intermediate Fluid Dynamics
Fluid transport properties, review of integral analysis, Navier-Stokes equations, exact and similarity solutions, boundary layers, vorticity, jets and wakes.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesME EN 312; or instructor's consent, Me En 505 previous or concurrent enrollment.
 RecommendedMe En 505 or equivalent.
 ProgramsContaining ME EN 512
Course Outcomes

Integral Methods

Advanced ability to employ Integral Methods for modeling fluid flow phenomena.

Navier-Stokes Equations

Be able to derive the Navier-Stokes equations from an advanced understanding of fluid kinematics.

Solutions and Methods for Analyzing

Understand a range of solutions and methods to analyze the Navier-Stokes equations for both simplified and complex flow fields.

Modeling Specific Phenomena

Be able to model specific fluid flow phenomena such as creeping flows, laminar boundary layers, shear layers, jets, and wakes.