WR 701

Course Name: 

Applied Hydromechanics

Programme: 

M.Tech(WREM)

Semester: 

First

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

3(3-0-0)

Content: 

  • Basic concepts and equations of Ideal and Real fluid flow, stream & potential functions, Basic flow patterns of ideal fluid flow and their superposition, lift-drag.
  • Laminar flow, Navier-Stokes equations, exact solutions, Boundary layer concepts and equations.
  • Turbulent flow and theories of turbulence, Reynolds equations, Power, logarithmic velocity distribution, flow through pipes.
  • Varied flow equation and methods of computation, methods for natural channels, flow over spillways, hydraulic jump, types of spatially varied flow, Demarchi's equation for side weirs.

References: 

H.R. Vallentine, Applied hydrodynamics
Raudkivi & Callander, Advanced Fluid Mechanics
French, Open Channel Hydraulics

Department: 

Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics
 

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Mahesha A., Professor and Head

Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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