Course Code: 5620272
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET CEVDET YALÇINER
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5620221
The course set above should be completed before taking CE272 FLUID MECHANICS .

Course Objective

The objective of this course is to introduce the students the fundamental principles of fluid mechanics and to form a background for the courses in the field of hydraulics.

Course Content

Definitions, physical properties. Hydrostatics, forces on plane and curved surfaces, buoyancy, hydrostatics in moving and rotating containers. Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions, derivatives, rate of deformation, flowlines. System and control volume approach, Reynolds transport theorem, principles of conservation of mass, momentum and energy, Bernoulli equation. Dimensional analysis, Buckingam pi theorem, similitude.

Learning Outcomes

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