CS3008 - Fluid Mechanics
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
Properties of fluids. Hydrostatics. Fluid kinematics. Fluid dynamics. Finite control
volume analysis. Integral conservation equations. Infinitesimal control volume analysis.
Navier-Stokes Equations. Dimensional analysis and similitude. Laminar and turbulent
boundary layer concepts. Pipe flow. Flow-induced forces. Pumps.
- work both individually and as part of a team in the analysis and design aspects of
fluid mechanics problems;
- define basic fluid concepts, properties and variables;
- derive fluid equations commonly used in engineering analysis;
- simplify and make assumptions of the fluid equations commonly used in engineering
- end of semester exam (50% - 70%)
- on-course assessment, some of which may be invigilated (30% - 50%).
||MA2000 AND ME2512 OR ADMITTANCE INTO MASTER OF ENGINEERING (PROF)
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
||Professor Wenxian Lin.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 26 hours lectures
- 26 hours tutorials
- 6 hours practicals
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest