Civil & Environmental Engineer
CIVE 2331: Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
Lecture - 4 credits
- Introduces the principles of fluid mechanics and the applications in basic hydraulic engineering systems.
- Topics include properties of fluids; pressure and force on surfaces and submerged bodies; continuity, momentum, and energy conservation principles; dimensional analysis and hydraulic similitude; flow in closed conduits; steady flow in pipe networks; unsteady flow in pipes; flow in open channels; hydraulic machines; and hydraulic structures.
- The laboratory component includes demonstrations and experiments to show the applicability of fluid mechanics and hydraulics principles.
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