[vc_row el_class=”inner-body-content” css=”.vc_custom_1667297424419{padding-top: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”COURSE OBJECTIVES” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1667297412092{margin-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text]The successful completion of this course (Theory + Practical) would help students in achieving the following objectives:

• To help understanding the nature of fluid statics, in particular dealing with problems related to hydrostatic forces.

• To be able to analyze the problems related to elementary fluid dynamics especially for incompressible flows using Bernoulli equation in particular.

• To learn the basic models for Inviscid and viscous fluid flow using control volume and differential analysis approaches.

• To develop the understanding by applying mathematical models to simple realizable configurations along with practical considerations.

• To apprehend the applications/solutions of models developed in the advanced course in industrial applications using analytical as well as numerical methods.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES (CLO)” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]**CLO-1:** Apply the basic models for inviscid and viscous fluid flow using control volume and differential analysis approaches. **(C3)**

**CLO-2:** Develop the understanding by applying mathematical models to simple realizable configurations along with practical considerations. **(C5)**

**CLO-3: **Apply solutions of models developed in the course for industrial applications. **(C3)**

**CLO-4: **Analyze the problems related to elementary fluid dynamics especially for incompressible flows using Bernoulli equation in particular. **(C4)**[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”COURSE CONTENTS” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1667297400315{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]

1. **Introductory Concepts – One Lecture**

- Dimensions, units, fluid mass and weight,
- Compressibility, vapor pressure, viscosity, surface tension

2. **Fluid Statics – Three Lectures**

- Pressure, hydrostatic force on plane and curved surface
- Manometers, Plane and inclined manometers
- Buoyancy and Archimedes Principle

3. **Elementary Fluid Dynamics – Six Lectures**

- Stream lines
- Bernoulli’s Equation along the streamline and across the streamline
- Application of Bernoulli’s Equation
- Static, stagnation and total Pressure and pitot tube
- Hydraulic grade line and energy grade line
- Assumption of Bernoulli’s equation

4. **Fluid Kinematics – Six Lectures**

- Velocity field, acceleration field, control volume,
- Material Derivative
- Reynolds’s transport theorem

5. **Finite Control Volume Analysis – Seven Lectures**

- Conservation of Mass for a Control Volume
- Derivation and application of linear momentum equation
- Derivation and application of momentum of momentum equation
- Derivation and application of energy equation
- Comparison of equations

6. **Differential Analysis of Fluid Flow – Seven Lectures**

- Overview of types of motion and deformation a fluid element
- Differential form of continuity equation
- The stream function
- Deriving the equations of motion

7. **Dimensional Analysis, Similitude, and Modeling – Two Lectures**

- Dimensional Analysis
- Buckingham Pi Theorem

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