ENGRMAE 230B Viscous Incompressible Fluid Mechanics II (2015-2016)

ENGRMAE 230B Viscous Incompressible Fluid Mechanics II

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 230B Viscous Incompressible Fluid Mechanics II (Credit Units: 4) Review of mass, momentum, energy equations. Stress tensor, constitutive relations. Laminar flows. Stokes and Oseen flows. Self-similarity. Boundary layer theory: thin-layer approximation, Falkner-Skan, Blasius solutions, integral methods. Jet, wake, cavity flows. Introduction to turbulence: instability, Reynolds averaging, mixing length. Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0072402315 .

Recommended Textbook:
Roger H. Rangel
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No student outcomes specified.
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Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

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Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

August 6, 2014
Senate Approved:
March 25, 2014
Approved Effective:
2014 Fall Qtr