CE2202 MECHANICS OF FLUIDS Lecture Notes for CIVIL - Third (3rd) semester -by R.Anirudhan


CE2202 MECHANICS OF FLUIDS Lecture Notes for CIVIL - Third (3rd) semester 

CE2202 Mechanics of fluids lecture notes 

syllabus :

UNIT I DEFINITIONS AND FLUID PROPERTIES 
Definitions – Fluid and fluid mechanics – Dimensions and units – Fluid properties – Continuum
Concept of system and control volume

UNIT II FLUID STATICS & KINEMATICS 
Pascal’s Law and Hydrostatic equation – Forces on plane and curved surfaces – Buoyancy –
Meta centre – Pressure measurement – Fluid mass under relative equilibrium
Fluid Kinematics
Stream, streak and path lines – Classification of flows – Continuity equation (one, two and three
dimensional forms) – Stream and potential functions – flow nets – Velocity measurement (Pilot
tube, current meter, Hot wire and hot film anemometer, float technique, Laser Doppler
velocimetry)

UNIT III FLUID DYNAMICS 
Euler and Bernoulli’s equations – Application of Bernoulli’s equation – Discharge measurement
– Laminar flows through pipes and between plates – Hagen Poiseuille equation – Turbulent flow
– Darcy-Weisbach formula – Moody diagram – Momentum Principle

UNIT IV BOUNDARY LAYER AND FLOW THROUGH PIPES 
Definition of boundary layer – Thickness and classification – Displacement and momentum
thickness – Development of laminar and turbulent flows in circular pipes – Major and minor
losses of flow in pipes – Pipes in series and in parallel – Pipe network

UNIT V SIMILITUDE AND MODEL STUDY 
Dimensional Analysis – Rayleigh’s method, Buckingham’s Pi-theorem – Similitude and models –
Scale effect and distorted models.


download Mechanics of Fluids Lecture Notes








By Vinoth



All Rights Reserved Anna University Important Questions 2014 Nov/Dec 2014 - iAnnauniversity |
| My Google+ Profile | Find us on Google+