NIT Surathakal Syllabus Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics Mechanics of Fluids

NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | MECHANICS OF FLUIDS 

 

 

 

 

AM250 MECHANICS OF FLUIDS (3-1-0) 4

Properties and classification of fluids. Basic equation of fluid statics. Manometers. Hydrostatic forces on

curved surfaces. Buoyant force. Kinematics of fluid flow. Continuity equation. Bernoulli’s equation.

Momentum equation. Orifices. Venturimeter. Notches. Dimensional analysis. Physical similarity. Model

laws. Elementary boundary layer theory.

Modi, P.N and Seth, S.M., Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics, Standard Book House, Delhi, 2010.

Streete. V.L and Wylie. E.B., Fluid Mechanics, McGraw Hill Book Company, New York,1997.

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