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Unformatted text preview: shear stress. Given a velocity profile, be able to calculate the drag on a cylinder or plate in contact with a moving fluid. Be able to explain the difference between Newtonian, dilatent, pseudoplastic (shear‐
thinning), and Bingham plastic fluids Given values of the model parameters, be able to calculate fluid properties using the power law, Ellis, and Herschel‐Bulkley models. o
o Topic 3 Be able to explain the difference between gage and absolute pressure Be able to write an expression for pressure as a function of depth in a fluid Be able to combine expressions to determine pressure in system of multiple fluids Be able to solve for the differential pressure in a manometer with several fluids Be able to determine the force exerted by a fluid by integrating pressure over an area Be able to determine the torque exerted by a fluid by integrating pressure × lever‐arm over an area. Be able to determine the buoyancy force on a submerged or partially submerged object Topic 4 Be able to explain the difference between the Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions of fluid motion Be able to explain what a flow field, and a field variable is, and give examples Be able to calculate the Material Derivative of a field variable and explain its meaning Be able to explain the four types of motion and deformation that occur in fluids Be able to explain the d...
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This note was uploaded on 01/26/2014 for the course CHE 3114 taught by Professor Goldstein during the Fall '08 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '08