Engineering Fluid Mechanics by T. Al-Shemmeri

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Book Title : Engineering Fluid Mechanics
Author(s)  : T. Al-Shemmeri
Publisher   : Bookboon
Edition      : First
ISBN         : 978-87-403-0114-4
Pages        : 140
Size          : 6 Mb

Book Description:
Fluid Mechanics is an essential subject in the study of the
behaviour of fluids in motion and rest. Whether a house hold
application such as the mains water supply, the natural gas
supply or industrial such as the design of the body of an
automotive car, airplane, train or the provision of
electricity from a hydropower plant.

Table of Contents:
1. Fluid Statics
1.1 Fluid

1.2 Pascal’s

1.3 Fluid-Static Law
1.4 Pressure Measurement
1.5 Centre of pressure & the Meta centre
1.6 Resultant Force and Centre of Pressure on a Curved
Surface in a Static Fluid
1.7 Buoyancy
1.8 Stability of floating bodies
1.9 Tutorial problems
2. Internal Fluid Flow
2.1 Definitions
2.2 Conservation of Mass
Conservation of Energy

2.4 Flow Measurement
2.5 Flow Regimes
2.6 Darcy Formula
2.7 The
factor and Moody diagram
2.8 Flow Obstruction Losses
2.9 Fluid Power
2.10 Fluid Momentum
2.11 Tutorial Problems
3. External Fluid Flow
3.1 Regimes of External Flow
3.2 Drag Coefficient
3.3 The Boundary Layer
3.4 Worked Examples
3.5 Tutorial Problems
4. Compressible Fluid Dynamics
4.1 Compressible flow definitions
4.2 Derivation of the Speed of sound in fluids
4.3 The Mach number
4.4 Compressibility Factor
4.5 Energy equation for frictionless adiabatic gas
4.6 Stagnation properties of compressible flow
4.7 Worked Examples
4.8 Tutorial Problems – Compressible Flow
5. Hydroelectric Power
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Types of
hydraulic turbines

5.3 Performance evaluation of Hydraulic Turbines
5.4 Pumped storage hydroelectricity
5.5 Worked Examples
5.7 Tutorial Problems
Sample Examination paper
Formulae Sheet

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