Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103065952014Advanced Fluid MechanicsElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of the course is to inform students about “ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS”, their applications and solutions. With the help of various applications that will be covered during lectures, the aim is to help the student understand and apply the knowledge related to the course.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Aydoğan ÖZDAMAR
Learning Outcomes
1Understand the conservation laws of fluid mechanics,
2Learn the kinematics of a differential fluid particle
3Learn the potential flow approximation
4Understand the flow around a two dimensional airfoil
5Learn the boundary layer concept
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
General review of fluid mechanics, investigation of the flow around an impeller, impeller forms, cavitation, water turbines, wind turbines, similarity laws, performance testing of fluid machinery
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Conservation laws of fluid mechanics
2Conservation laws of fluid mechanics
3Kinematics of a differential fluid particle
4Kinematics of a differential fluid particle
5Kinematics of a differential fluid particle
6Potential flow
7Midterm
8Potential flow
9Potential flow
10Potential flow around a 2D airfoil
11Potential flow around a 2D airfoil
12Boundary layer theory
13Boundary layer theory
14Boundary layer theory
15Boundary layer theory
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. White, F.M., Viscous Fluid Flow, McGraw-Hill, 2006, Singapore. 2. Schlichting, H., Boundary Layer Theory, McGraw-Hill, 1979, USA. 3. Kundu, P.K., Cohen I.M, Dowling, D.R., Fluid Mechanics, Academic Press, 2011, USA.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14798
Individual Study for Homework Problems10330
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13232
Individual Study for Final Examination13838
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)240
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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