Introduction: Definitions and principles. Fluid statics and its applications. Basic equation of fluid flow. Bernoulli‚Äôs equation. Flow of incompressible fluids. Flow of compressible fluids. Flow past immersed bodies. Fluid friction in one-dimensional flow. The momentum balance. Transportation and metering of fluids. Agitation and mixing of fluids. Pumps, compressors and turbines. Flow through porous media. Non-Newtonian fluids.


Level of Study: 300 Level