Get started with custom lists to organize and share courses.

Sign up

Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur via NPTEL

0 Reviews 80 students interested

Taken this course? Share your experience with other students. Write review

Overview

This is an introductory course in Fluid Mechanics. The subject Fluid Mechanics has a wide scope and is of prime importance in several fields of engineering and science. Present course emphasizes the fundamental underlying fluid mechanical principles and application of those principles to solve real life problems. Special attention is given towards deriving all the governing equations starting from the fundamental principle. There is a well balanced coverage of physical concepts, mathematical operations along with examples and exercise problems of practical importance. After completion of the course, the students will have a strong fundamental understanding of the basic principles of Fluid Mechanics and will be able to apply the basic principles to analyze fluid mechanical systems.

Syllabus

Week 1: Introduction and Basic Principles

Week 2: Properties of Fluids

Week 3: Properties of Fluids and Fluid Statics

Week 4: Fluid Statics

Week 5: Fluid Kinematics (Part I)

Week 6: Fluid Kinematics (Part II)

Week 7: Dynamics of Inviscid Flows (Part I)

Week 8: Dynamics of Inviscid Flows (Part II)

Week 9: Integral Forms of Control Volume Conservation Equations (Part I)

Week 10: Integral Forms of Control Volume Conservation Equations (Part II)

Week 11: Integral Forms of Control Volume Conservation Equations (Part III) Dynamics of Viscous Flows (Part I)

Week 12: Dynamics of Viscous Flows (Part II)

Reviews for NPTEL's Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
Based on 0 reviews

  • 5 star 0%
  • 4 star 0%
  • 3 star 0%
  • 2 star 0%
  • 1 star 0%

Did you take this course? Share your experience with other students.

Write a review

Class Central

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Sign up for free

Never stop learning Never Stop Learning!

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.