|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Analysis of pipe and duct networks. Pressure transients in pipes.Turbomachinery: water turbines and pumps, cavitation, pump selection fan and compressors. Potential flow. Boundary layer theory: laminar and turbulent boundary layers, separation, methods for calculating boundary layers. Flow over immersed bodies: drag, lift, aerofoils, flow induced vibration and aircraft performance. Compressible flows: gas dynamics, transonic and supersonic flows, nozzles and ducts. Measurement techniques. Computational fluid dynamics. Applications of fluid flow in industrial and emerging technologies.
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019|
|Coord/Lect:||Professor Wenxian Lin.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); on-course assessment, some of which may be invigilated (30% - 50%).|
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