# Fluid Mechanics

Course Code:ULZ0438

Author:ulektz

University:

Regulation:2017

Categories:Civil

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Type :eBook

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Description :Fluid Mechanics of ULZ0438 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 FLUID STATICS

1.1 Fluid Definition, Distinction Between Solid And Fluid - Units and Dimension

1.2 Properties Of Fluids - Density, Specific Weight, Specific Volume, Specific Gravity, Viscosity, Compressibility, Vapour Pressure, Capillarity And Surface Tension

1.3 Fluid Statics: Concept Of Fluid Static Pressure, Absolute And Gauge Pressures - Pressure Measurements By Manometers - Forces On Planes

1.4 Centre Of Pressure - Buoyancy And Floatation

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

2.1 Fluid Kinematics – Classification and types of flow - Velocity Field And Acceleration - Continuity Equation

2.2 Stream Line-Streak Line-Path Line- Stream Function - Velocity Potential Function- Flow Nets

2.3 Fluid dynamics : Introduction -Equations Of Motion - Euler's Equation Along a Streamline - Bernoulli's Equation – Applications - Venturi Meter, Orifice Meter And Pitot Tube - Linear Momentum Equation And Its Application To Pipe Bend

###### UNIT III DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS AND MODEL STUDIES

3.1 Fundamental Dimensions -Dimensional Homogeneity - Rayleigh’s method and Buckingham Pi-theorem

3.2 Dimensionless parameters

3.3 Similitudes And Model Studies - Distorted models

###### UNIT IV FLOW THROUGH PIPES

4.1 Reynold’s experiment -Laminar Flow Through Circular Pipe (Hagen Poiseuille Equation)

4.2 Hydraulic Gradient and Energy Gradient - Flow through pipes in series and parallel

4.3 Darcy – Weisbach equation - Pipe Roughness- Friction Factor - Moody Chart

4.4 Major and Minor losses of flow in pipes - pipes in series and in parallel.

###### UNIT V BOUNDARY LAYER

5.1 Boundary layer – definition- boundary layer on a flat plate - Laminar & Turbulent Flow In Pipes: Reynolds's experiment - Displacement, Energy And Momentum Thickness:

5.2 Momentum-Integral Equations For The Boundary Layer - Separation of Boundary Layer - Drag force on a flat plate due to boundary layer