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# day01_introduction - Fluid Mechanics 3502 Day 1 Syllabus...

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9/2/2008 1 Fluid Mechanics 3502 Day 1 Syllabus Introduction Fluid Properties Part I Introduction y Fluid Mechanics SMU y Four tools of fluid mechanics Fluid Mechanics –For Civil Engineers is all about SMU Storing- Moving- Using- To design and manage these systems we need to know The STATE of the Fluid ll f CE PRE RE d VELOC TY --- Usually for CE PRESSURE p and VELOCITY v The interaction of the fluid with its surroundings (Forces) Most problems in CE 3502 will involve finding --- a pressure, a velocity, or a force (energy-work-power) We use 4 sets of tools to determine the State and Forces e.g., Density, Specific Weight, Viscosity 1. Knowing Fluid Properties Response to shear stress Four tools of Fluid Mechanics

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9/2/2008 2 e.g., Density, Specific Weight, Viscosity 1. Knowing Fluid Properties Response to shear stress Four tools of Fluid Mechanics 2. Understanding Forces in Fluids and on their boundaries e.g., Pressure force, Surface tension Lift & Drag drag e.g., Density, Specific Weight, Viscosity 1. Knowing Fluid Properties Response to shear stress Four tools of Fluid Mechanics 2. Understanding Forces in Fluids and on their boundaries e.g., Pressure force, Surface tension Lift & Drag drag For example, 3. Using Conservation Equations Mass Energy Momentum Review vector calculus u(x, t) n For an arbitrary fixed
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