EGM 6812 Fluid Mechanics 1 - Fall 2010
9/22/10, Exam 1 Information
Exam 1 will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 in TBD from TBD.
cover material through boundary conditions and HW #4.
Bring a pencil, eraser, etc.
DO NOT bring your notes, textbook, calculator, crib sheet, etc.
I anticipate that we will have 2-4 problems and several short-answer questions with the points
per problem/question clearly labeled.
This may change.
Please see the website for examples
of prior exams.
Introduction (Ch. 1, Panton)
Definitions of fluid, solid, liquid, gas, continuum assumption, definition of regions
Vector Calculus and Indicial Notation (Ch. 3, Panton)
Definitions/notation, tensor Algebra/Calculus and integral theorems.
(Ch. 4, Panton)
Definitions of dimensionality, Steady/Unsteady, Lagrangian vs. Eulerian Methods of
Description, Substantial/Material Derivative, Streamlines, Streaklines, Pathlines,
Decomposition of Fluid Motion: translation, rotation, strain rate (extension/shear)