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# MEHB223: MECHANICS OF FLUIDS I

SEMESTER 2 2014/2015
Course Plan
Week Lecture Syllabus Text Book Reference Assignments / Tutorials
Week 1 1 Course Outline
27 - 28 Oct
2014
2
Lecture 1 - Introduction (1)
Definitions of Fluids
Distinction Between Solids, Liquids and Gasses
Fluid Continuum Concept
General Classifications of Flow
1.0, 1.1, 1.3
3
Lecture 1 - Introduction (2)
Significance of Fluid Mechanics
Brief History of Fluid Mechanics
Modern Trends in Fluid Mechanics
1.10
Week 2 1
Lecture 2 - Properties of Fluids (1)
What is Property ?
Properties Involving Mass and Weight
Properties Involving Flow of heat
Shear Stress in Moving Fluid and Viscosity (1)
1.2, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6
Assignments / Tutorial -1 : 1.2, 1.4,
1.6, 1.8, 1.10, 1.14, 1.20, 1.24, 1.32,
1.36, 1.48, 1.54, 1.56, 1.80, 1.82,
1.86, 1.88, 1.94
3 - 7 Nov
2014
2
Lecture 2 - Properties of Fluids (2)
Shear Stress in Moving Fluid and Viscosity (2)
1.6
3
Lecture 2 - Properties of Fluids (3)
Shear Stress in Moving Fluid and Viscosity (3)
Surface Tension (1)
1.9 Quiz 1.
Week 3 1
Lecture 2 - Properties of Fluids (4)
Surface Tension (2)
Vapour Pressure
Speed of Sound
1.7, 1.8
10 - 14 Nov
2014
2
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (1)
Fluid Pressure at a Point; Absolute, Vacuum and Gauge Pressure
2.0, 2.1, 2.2 Submission of Assignment 1
3
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (2)
Pressure Variation with Elevation
2.3, 2.4
Week 4 1
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (3)
Pressure Measuring Devices Barometer, Open-End Manometer,
Differential Manometer (1)
2.5, 2.6
Assignment / Tutorial 2 - 2.6, 2.12,
2.16, 2.20, 2.24, 2.26, 2.52, 2.54,
2.56, 2.58, 2.62, 2.64, 2.70, 2.78,
2.82
MEHB223: MECHANICS OF FLUIDS I
SEMESTER 2 2014/2015
Course Plan
Week Lecture Syllabus Text Book Reference Assignments / Tutorials
17 - 21 Nov
2014
2
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (4)
Pressure Measuring Devices Barometer, Open-End Manometer,
Differential Manometer (2)
2.6, 2.7
3
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (5)
Hydrostatic Forces on Submerged Surfaces Plane surface (1)
2.8, 2.9 Quiz 2.
Week 5 1
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (6)
Hydrostatic Forces on Submerged Surfaces Plane surface (2)
2.8, 2.9 Submission of Assignment 2
24 - 28 Nov
2014
2
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (7)
Hydrostatic Forces on Submerged Surfaces Curve surface (2)
2.10
3
Lecture 3 - Fluid Statics (8)
Buoyancy
Stability of Immersed and Floating Bodies
2.11
Week 6 1
Lecture 4 - Kinematics of Fluid Motion (1)
Pathline, Streakline and Streamline
Real and Ideal Fluids
Laminar and Turbulent Flows
4.1, 4.2
Assignment / Tutorial 3 - 4.6, 4.8,
4.11, 4.23, 4.24, 4.27, 4.29, 4.36,
4.43, 4.49, 4.52, 4.57
1 - 5 Dec
2014
2
Lecture 4 - Kinematics of Fluid Motion (2)
Flow Dimensionality
Frame of Reference
Velocity Field - Lagrangian Vs Eulerian Viewpoint
Acceleration Field
4.1, 4.2 Quiz 3
3 Test 1 - will be announced later
Week 7 1
Lecture 5 - Fluid in Motion & Bernoulli Equation (1)
Euler Equation
Bernoulli Equation
Applications of Bernoulli Equation (1)
3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5
8 - 12 Dec
2014
2
Lecture 5 - Fluid in Motion & Bernoulli Equation (3)
Applications of Bernoulli Equation (2)
Applications of Bernoulli Equation (3)
Limitations of Bernoulli Equation
3.6, 3.8, 3.9
Assignment / Tutorial 4 - 3.18, 3.26,
3.30, 3.36, 3.38, 3.44, 3.48, 3.52,
3.58, 3.62, 3.64, 3.66, 3.68, 3.70
MEHB223: MECHANICS OF FLUIDS I
SEMESTER 2 2014/2015
Course Plan
Week Lecture Syllabus Text Book Reference Assignments / Tutorials
3
Lecture 6 - Flow Rates and Mass Conservation Equation (1)
Real fluid effects - Separations and Its Effect on Pressure Variation
Flow Rates and Discharge (1)
5.0, 5.1 Submission of Assignment 3
Week 8 1 Review of Test 1 Questions
15 - 19 Dec
2014
2
Lecture 6 - Flow Rates and Mass Conservation Equation (2)
Flow Rates and Discharge (2)
Control Volume Analysis : Reynolds Transport Equation (1)
5.0, 5.1
Assignment / Tutorial 5 - 5.5, 5.6,
5.8, 5.9, 5.13, 5.17, 5.21, 5.24, 5.26
3
Lecture 6 - Flow Rates and Mass Conservation Equation (3)
Control Volume Analysis : Reynolds Transport Equation (2)
Mass Conservation Equation (MCE)
5.0, 5.1 Quiz 4
Week 9
20 - 28 Dec
2014
Week 10 1
Lecture 7 - Linear Momentum & Moment of Momentum Equations (1)
Derivation of Momentum Equation (1)
Applications of Momentum Equation (1)
5.2
Assignment / Tutorial 6 - 5.38, 5.40,
5.45, 5.47, 5.49, 5.50, 5.52, 5.58,
5.60, 5.64, 5.75, 5.80
29 Dec
2014 - 2
Jan 2015
2
Lecture 7 - Linear Momentum & Moment of Momentum Equations (2)
Applications of Momentum Equation (2)
5.2 Submission of Assignment 4
3
Lecture 7 - Linear Momentum & Moment of Momentum Equations (3)
Applications of Momentum Equation (3)
5.2
Week 11 1
Lecture 7 - Linear Momentum & Moment of Momentum Equations (4)
Moment of Momentum Equation
5.2, 5.3
Assignment / Tutorial 7 - 5.94, 5.95,
5.99, 5.104, 5.108, 5.109, 5.111,
5.116, 5.118, 5.128, 5.129, 5.130
5 - 9 Jan
2015
2
Lecture 8 - First Law of Thermo -Energy Equation (1)
Review of 1st Law of Thermodynamics
Derivation of the Energy Equation in CV
5.3, 5.4 Quiz 5
Semester Break
MEHB223: MECHANICS OF FLUIDS I
SEMESTER 2 2014/2015
Course Plan
Week Lecture Syllabus Text Book Reference Assignments / Tutorials
3
Lecture 8 - First Law of Thermo -Energy Equation (2)
Incompressible Flow in a Single Pipeline
Bernoulli Equation Revisited
5.3, 5.4 Submission of Assignment 5
Week 12 1
Lecture 8 - First Law of Thermo -Energy Equation (3)
Kinetic Energy Correction Factor
App of Energy, Momentum and Continuity Equation in Combination (1)
Concept of Hydraulic and Energy Grade Line
5.3, 3.7
12 - 16 Jan
2015
2
Lecture 8 - First Law of Thermo -Energy Equation (4)
App of Energy, Momentum and Continuity Equation in Combination (2)
Concept of Hydraulic and Energy Grade Line
8.1, 8.2
Assignment / Tutorial 8 - 8.13, 8.14,
8.38, 8.42, 8.46, 8.53, 8.64, 8.82,
8.83, 8.87, 8.95, 8.97, 8.104
3 Test 2 - will be announced later
Week 13 1
Lecture 9 - Pipe Flow (1)
General Characteristics of Pipe Flow
Shear Stress Distribution Across a Pipe Section
8.2
Quiz 6 &
Submission of Assignment 6
19 - 23 Jan
2015
2
Lecture 9 - Pipe Flow (2)
Laminar Flow in Pipes
Criterion for Laminar or Turbulent Flow in Pipes
8.3
3
Lecture 9 - Pipe Flow (3)
Turbulent Flow in Pipes
8.4
Week 14 1
Lecture 9 - Pipe Flow (4)
Flow at Pipe Inlets and Losses From Fittings
Quiz 7 &
Submission of Assignment 7
26 - 30 Jan
2015
2
Lecture 9 - Pipe Flow (5)
Single Pump in a Pipeline System
Turbulent Flow in Non-circular Conduit
8.4, 8.5
3 Review of Test 2 Questions Submission of Assignment 8
Week 15
2 - 6 Feb
2015
Revision
7 - 18 Feb
2015
Final Exam