# Mechanics of Fluids

 Course Code : CE6303 Author : uLektz University : Anna University, Tamil Nadu Regulation : 2013 Categories : Civil Format : ePUB3 (DRM Protected) Type : eBook

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Description :Mechanics of Fluids of CE6303 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Anna University, Tamil Nadu for regulation 2013. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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##### Topics
###### UNIT I FLUID PROPERTIES AND FLUID STATICS

1.1 Fluid – definition, distinction between solid and fluid

1.2 Units and dimensions

1.3 Properties of fluids - density, specific weight, specific volume, specific gravity, temperature, viscosity, compressibility, vapour pressure, capillarity and surface tension

1.4 Fluid statics:Concept of fluid static pressure,Concept of Absolute and gauge pressures

1.5 Pressure measurements by manometers and pressure gauges

1.6 Forces on planes

1.7 Centre of pressure

1.8 Buoyancy and flotation

###### UNIT II FLUID KINEMATICS AND DYNAMICS

2.1 Fluid Kinematics

2.2 Flow visualization

2.3 Lines of flow

2.4 Types of flow

2.5 Velocity field and acceleration

2.6 Continuity equation (one and three dimensional differential forms)

2.7 Equation of streamline

2.8 Stream function

2.9 Velocity potential function

2.10 Circulation

2.11 Flow net

2.12 Fluid dynamics

2.13 Equations of motion

2.14 Euler's equation along a streamline

2.15 Bernoulli's equation

2.16 Venturi meter

2.17 Orifice meter

2.18 Pitot tube

2.19 Linear momentum equation and its application

###### UNIT III FLOW THROUGH PIPES

3.1 Viscous flow- Shear stress, pressure gradient relationship

3.2 Laminar flow between parallel plates

3.3 Laminar flow through circular tubes (Hagen poiseulle's)

3.5 Flow through pipes

3.6 Darcy -Weisbach's equation

3.7 Pipe roughness

3.8 Friction factor

3.9 Moody's diagram

3.10 Major and minor losses of flow in pipes

3.11 Pipes in series and in parallel

###### UNIT IV BOUNDARY LAYER

4.1 Boundary layer-Definition

4.2 Boundary layer on a flat plate

4.3 Thickness and classification

4.4 Displacement , energy and momentum thickness

4.5 Boundary layer separation and control

4.6 Drag in flat plate

4.7 Drag and lift coefficients

###### UNIT V DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS AND MODEL STUDIES

5.1 Fundamental dimensions

5.2 Dimensional homogeneity

5.3 Rayleigh’s method and Buckingham Pi-Theorem

5.4 Dimensionless parameters

5.5 Similitude and model studies

5.6 Distorted Models