# Fluid Mechanics and Machinery

 Course Code : ULZ0087 Author : uLektz University : General for All University Regulation : 2017 Categories : Mechanical Format : ePUB3 (DRM Protected) Type : eBook

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Description :Fluid Mechanics and Machinery of ULZ0087 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by General for All University for regulation 2017. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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##### Topics
###### UNIT I FLUID PROPERTIES AND FLOW CHARACTERISTICS

1.1 Units and dimensions

1.2 Properties of fluids

1.3 Concept of control volume

1.4 Application of continuity equation, energy equation and momentum equation.

###### UNIT II FLOW THROUGH CIRCULAR CONDUITS

2.2 Laminar flow through circular conduits and circular annuli

2.3 Boundary layer concepts

2.4 Types of boundary layer thickness

2.5 Darcy Weisbach equation

2.6 Friction factor

2.7 Moody diagram

2.8 Commercial pipes

2.9 Minor losses

2.10 Flow through pipes in series and parallel

###### UNIT III DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS

3.1 Need for dimensional analysis

3.2 Methods of dimensional analysis

3.3 Similitude

3.4 Types of similitude

3.5 Dimensionless parameters

3.6 Application of dimensionless parameter

3.7 Model analysis.

###### UNIT IV PUMPS

4.1 Impact of jets

4.2 Euler’s equation

4.3 Theory of roto-dynamic machines

4.4 Various efficiencies

4.5 Velocity components at entry and exit of the rotor

4.6 Velocity triangles

4.7 Centrifugal pump

4.8 Work done by the impeller

4.9 Performance curves

4.10 Reciprocating pump

4.11 Rotary pumps

###### UNIT V TURBINES

5.1 Classification of turbines

5.3 Velocity triangles

5.4 Axial, radial and mixed flow turbines

5.5 Pelton wheel

5.6 Francis turbine

5.7 Kaplan turbine

5.8 Work done by water on the runner

5.9 Draft tube

5.10 Specific speed

5.11 Unit quantities

5.12 Performance curves for turbines

5.13 Governing of turbines.