ENGRMAE 233 Turbulent Free Shear Flows (2011-2012)

ENGRMAE 233 Turbulent Free Shear Flows

(Not required for any major.)
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ENGRMAE 233 Turbulent Free Shear Flows (Credit Units: 4) Practical and theoretical aspects of turbulent free shear flows. Instability, global scaling laws, mixing, and noise generation in incompressible and compressible shear layers, jets, and wakes. Kelvin-Helmholtz instability, near- and far-field growth rates, effect of compressibility, aeroacoustics of jets. Prerequisite: MAE200B, MAE230A, MAE230B. May be repeated for credit. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0521775380.

Recommended Textbook:
Dimitri Papamoschou
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No student outcomes specified.
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Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture 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

February 22, 2011
Senate Approved:
December 18, 2007
Approved Effective:
2008 Fall Qtr