Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: H. Yamaguchi

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781402067426

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 580

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A real boon for those studying fluid mechanics at all levels, this work is intended to serve as a comprehensive textbook for scientists and engineers as well as advanced students in thermo-fluid courses. It provides an intensive monograph essential for understanding dynamics of ideal fluid, Newtonian fluid, non-Newtonian fluid and magnetic fluid. These distinct, yet intertwined subjects are addressed in an integrated manner, with numerous exercises and problems throughout.

Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: Marcel Escudier

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198719876

Category: Science

Page: 480

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We inhabit a world of fluids, including air (a gas), water (a liquid), steam (vapour) and the numerous natural and synthetic fluids which are essential to modern-day life. Fluid mechanics concerns the way fluids flow in response to imposed stresses. The subject plays a central role in the education of students of mechanical engineering, as well as chemical engineers, aeronautical and aerospace engineers, and civil engineers. This textbook includes numerous examples of practical applications of the theoretical ideas presented, such as calculating the thrust of a jet engine, the shock- and expansion-wave patterns for supersonic flow over a diamond-shaped aerofoil, the forces created by liquid flow through a pipe bend and/or junction, and the power output of a gas turbine. The first ten chapters of the book are suitable for first-year undergraduates. The latter half covers material suitable for fluid-mechanics courses for upper-level students Although knowledge of calculus is essential, this text focuses on the underlying physics. The book emphasizes the role of dimensions and dimensional analysis, and includes more material on the flow of non-Newtonian liquids than is usual in a general book on fluid mechanics -- a reminder that the majority of synthetic liquids are non-Newtonian in character.

Chemical Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: Ron Darby,Raj P. Chhabra

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1498724434

Category: Science

Page: 555

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This book provides readers with the most current, accurate, and practical fluid mechanics related applications that the practicing BS level engineer needs today in the chemical and related industries, in addition to a fundamental understanding of these applications based upon sound fundamental basic scientific principles. The emphasis remains on problem solving, and the new edition includes many more examples.

Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: William Graebel

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1560327332

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 752

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Fluid mechanics is a core component of many undergraduate engineering courses. It is essential for both students and lecturers to have a comprehensive, highly illustrated textbook, full of exercises, problems and practical applications to guide them through their study and teaching. Engineering Fluid Mechanics By William P. Grabel is that book The ISE version of this comprehensive text is especially priced for the student market and is an essential textbook for undergraduates (particularly those on mechanical and civil engineering courses) designed to emphasis the physical aspects of fluid mechanics and to develop the analytical skills and attitudes of the engineering student. Example problems follow most of the theory to ensure that students easily grasp the calculations, step by step processes outline the procedure used, so as to improve the students' problem solving skills. An Appendix is included to present some of the more general considerations involved in the design process. The author also links fluid mechanics to other core engineering courses an undergraduate must take (heat transfer, thermodynamics, mechanics of materials, statistics and dynamics) wherever possible, to build on previously learned knowledge.

Engineering fluid mechanics

Author: Clayton T. Crowe,D. F. Elger,John A. Roberson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc

ISBN: 9780471384823

Category: Science

Page: 714

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Always accurate and accessible Known for its exceptionally readable approach, Crowe, Elger, and Robertson's ENGINEERING FLUID MECHANICS carefully guides readers from fundamental fluid mechanics concepts to real-world engineering applications. The Seventh Edition of this student-friendly text fosters a strong conceptual understanding of fluid flow phenomena through lucid physical descriptions, photographs, clear illustrations, and fully worked example problems. More than 1,100 problems, including open-ended design problems and computer-oriented problems, provide an opportunity to apply fluid mechanics principles. Throughout, the authors have meticulously reviewed all problems, solutions, and text material to ensure accuracy. Enhancements and revisions to the Seventh EditionExpanded material on the analysis of hydrostatic forces on curved surfaces.New material on the concept of system, control volume, and control surface.Improved physical description f the concept of flow rotation.A simpler approach to the development of the Bernoulli equation.Revised chapter on the momentum equation, featuring force and momentum diagrams to visualize the concepts.Revised coverage of the use of the step-by-step method of dimensional analysis, making the approach considerably easier to understand and utilize.New material on error analysis in flow measurement.Summaries at the end of each chapter94 new and 310 revised problems (more than 1,100 problems in all).

Engineering Fluid Mechanics (Single Color Edition)

Author: K L Kumar

Publisher: S. Chand Publishing

ISBN: 9385676482

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 775

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In its 39th year of Publishing, Engineering Fluid Mechanics continues to evolve with the times. Pedagogically sound, the book delves into important concepts such as Fluid Statics, Kinematics and Dynamics. From concepts which as are early as Bernoulli equation (17th century) till today, the book encompasses the chief concepts of the subject with solved examples

Chemical Engineering Fluid Mechanics, Revised and Expanded

Author: Ronald Darby

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780824704445

Category: Science

Page: 580

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Combining comprehensive theoretical and empirical perspectives into a clearly organized text, Chemical Engineering Fluid Mechanics, Second Edition discusses the principal behavioral concepts of fluids and the basic methods of analysis for resolving a variety of engineering situations. Drawing on the author's 35 years of experience, the book covers real-world engineering problems and concerns of performance, equipment operation, sizing, and selection from the viewpoint of a process engineer. It supplies over 1500 end-of-chapter problems, examples, equations, literature references, illustrations, and tables to reinforce essential concepts.

The Essence of Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: M. P. Escudier

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 299

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This text covers four key topics: dimensional analysis, hydrostatics, Bernoulli's equation and the linear momentum equation. The emphasis is on physical understanding rather than mathematical sophistication. Examples of applications in real engineering situations are given.

Engineering Fluid Mechanics Workshop report

Author: Norman H. Brooks,American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Center for Research and Technology Development,National Science Foundation (U.S.). Fluid Mechanics/Hydraulics Program

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science

Page: 114

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Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Author: Hongqing Song

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9811301735

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 256

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This book systematically introduces engineering fluid mechanics in a simple and understandable way, focusing on the basic concepts, principles and methods. Engineering fluid mechanics is necessary for professionals and students in fields such as civil, environmental, mechanical, and petroleum engineering. Unlike most of the current textbooks and monographs, which are too complicated and include huge numbers of math formulas and equations, this book introduces essential concepts and flow rules in a clear and elementary way that can be used in further research. In addition, it provides numerous useful tables and diagrams that can be quickly and directly checked for industry applications. Furthermore, it highlights the connection between free flow and porous flow, which can aid advanced interdisciplinary research such as nanotech and environmental science. Last but not least, each chapter presents a variety of problems to offer readers a better understanding about the principles and applications of fluid mechanics.

Principles Of Fluid Mechanics And Fluid Machines (second Edition)

Author: Narayana N. Pillai, C.R. Ramakrishnan,C.R. Ramakrishnan

Publisher: Universities Press

ISBN: 9788173715495

Category:

Page: 404

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This book is intended to be used as a textbook for a first course in fluid mechanics. It stresses on principles and takes the students through the various development in theory and applications. A number of exercises are given at the end of each chapter, all of which have been successfully class-tested by the authors. It will be ideally suited for students taking an undergraduate degree in engineering in all universities in India.

Fluid Mechanics for Engineers

A Graduate Textbook

Author: Meinhard T. Schobeiri

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783642115943

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 504

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The contents of this book covers the material required in the Fluid Mechanics Graduate Core Course (MEEN-621) and in Advanced Fluid Mechanics, a Ph. D-level elective course (MEEN-622), both of which I have been teaching at Texas A&M University for the past two decades. While there are numerous undergraduate fluid mechanics texts on the market for engineering students and instructors to choose from, there are only limited texts that comprehensively address the particular needs of graduate engineering fluid mechanics courses. To complement the lecture materials, the instructors more often recommend several texts, each of which treats special topics of fluid mechanics. This circumstance and the need to have a textbook that covers the materials needed in the above courses gave the impetus to provide the graduate engineering community with a coherent textbook that comprehensively addresses their needs for an advanced fluid mechanics text. Although this text book is primarily aimed at mechanical engineering students, it is equally suitable for aerospace engineering, civil engineering, other engineering disciplines, and especially those practicing professionals who perform CFD-simulation on a routine basis and would like to know more about the underlying physics of the commercial codes they use. Furthermore, it is suitable for self study, provided that the reader has a sufficient knowledge of calculus and differential equations. In the past, because of the lack of advanced computational capability, the subject of fluid mechanics was artificially subdivided into inviscid, viscous (laminar, turbulent), incompressible, compressible, subsonic, supersonic and hypersonic flows.

Engineering Fluid Mechanics, 10th Edition

Author: Donald F. Elger,Barbara C. Williams,Clayton T. Crowe

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1118476573

Category: Science

Page: 688

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Written by dedicated educators who are also real-life engineers with a passion for the discipline, Engineering Fluid Mechanics carefully guides students from fundamental fluid mechanics concepts to real-world engineering applications.The Tenth Edition and its accompanying resources deliver a powerful learning solution that helps students develop a conceptual understanding of fluid flow phenomena through lucid physical descriptions, photographs, illustrations, and fully worked example problems. Packed with more than 1,100 problems— including open-ended design problems and computer-oriented problems—this text offers ample opportunities for students to apply fluid mechanics principles as they build knowledge in a logical way and enjoy the journey of discovery.