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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Fluid Mechanics - S409045
Title: Fluid Mechanics
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Engineering (409)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Engineering
Actual: from 2011 to 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:4
E-Credits: winter s.:4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/1, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Jahoda Milan doc. Dr. Ing.
Is interchangeable with: AM409014
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Last update: Jahoda Milan doc. Dr. Ing. (24.06.2013)

Syllabus - Czech
Last update: KNOBLOCL (09.03.2012)

1. Basic terms from the theory of continuum, forces in fluids, physical properties of fluids.

2. Dimensions and units, dimensional homogeneity, dimensional analysis, Buckingham Pi-theorem.

3. Fluid statics: hydrostatic forces in liquids and gases, measuring the pressure.

4. Hydrodynamics: the equation of continuity.

5. Euler's equation of ideal fluids, Bernoulli equation.

6. Application of Bernoulli’s equation, Torricelli's theorem, unsteady flow, flow through a small hole.

7. Navier-Stokes equations of real fluids.

8. CFD numerical solution of NS equations.

9. Laminar flow between two parallel walls.

10. Laminar flow in a tube of circular cross-section, Hagen-Poiseuille equation.

11. Turbulent flow, kinetic energy, Reynolds equation.

12. Flow in a pipe of circular cross-section, local pressure losses, piping network.

13. Flow past immersed bodies, coefficient of resistance, Kármán vortex street.

14. Momentum equation, forces acting on walls, turbomachinery.