Logo

Introductory Fluid Mechanics

Small book cover: Introductory Fluid Mechanics

Introductory Fluid Mechanics
by

Publisher: Heriot-Watt University
Number of pages: 49

Description:
From the table of contents: Introduction; Fluid flow; Trajectories and streamlines; Conservation of mass; Balance of momentum; Transport theorem; Simple example flows; Kelvin's circulation theorem, vortex lines and tubes; Bernoulli's Theorem; Irrotational/potential flow; Dynamical similarity and Reynolds number; Exercises; Notes.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(540KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The Theory of Rotating FluidsThe Theory of Rotating Fluids
by - Breukelen Press
The author's intention was to provide a foundation for the support and promotion of research in rotating fluids. The text concentrates on those topics which the author considers fundamental, of central importance to most the areas of application.
(9440 views)
Book cover: Topics in dynamics I: FlowsTopics in dynamics I: Flows
by - Princeton University Press
Lecture notes for a course on differential equations covering differential calculus, Picard's method, local structure of vector fields, sums and Lie products, self-adjoint operators on Hilbert space, commutative multiplicity theory, and more.
(15274 views)
Book cover: Using Multiscale Norms to Quantify Mixing and TransportUsing Multiscale Norms to Quantify Mixing and Transport
by - arXiv
Mixing is relevant to many areas of science and engineering, including the pharmaceutical and food industries, oceanography, atmospheric sciences, etc. In all these situations one goal is to improve the degree of homogenisation of a substance.
(6884 views)
Book cover: A Practical Introduction to Numerical HydrodynamicsA Practical Introduction to Numerical Hydrodynamics
by - Leiden University
An introduction to the field of numerical hydrodynamics. It will give you some insight in what is involved in such calculations. Numerical hydrodynamics is used in many parts of astrophysics. The applications we consider in this exercise are stellar.
(10897 views)