Module 1: Fluid Mechanics

Syllabus List of Modules Schedule Laboratories

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Web Material: Pressure and Buoyant Force

bulletObjectives:
bulletAfter completing this module students will understand the relationship between force and pressure.  Students will know how pressure changes with depth.  Students will be able to calculate the buoyant force on objects using Archimedes' principle.
bulletAdditional Material:
bulletSerway, Chapter 15
bulletAssignment:
bulletAssignment 1

 

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Web Material: Ideal Fluids

bulletObjectives:
bulletAfter completing this module students will be able to analyze fluid flow using Bernoulli's equation.
bulletAdditional Material:
bulletSerway, Chapters 15

 

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Web Material: Viscous Fluids

bulletObjectives:
bulletAfter completing this module students will be able to distinguish between laminar and turbulent flow.
bulletAdditional Material:
bulletSerway, Chapters 15
bulletAssignment:
bulletAssignment 2

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