Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics I Engineering 5961
Winter 2012
Description: Fluid Statics; fluid flow phenomena; control volume analysis; conservation
of mass, momentum, and energy; Bernoulli equation; head losses. Applications
MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
Spring 2003
CENTER OF PRESSURE
Objective
To locate the center of pressure of an immersed rectangular surface and to compare this
position with that p
MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
Spring 2003
MEASUREMENT OF AIRFLOW
Objective
To measure air flow-rate using three different techniques.
Lab
The schematic of the apparatus is shown i
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluids Mechanics II Engineering 5912
Winter 2002
Laboratory # 2 Lift and Drag on Airfoils
In this laboratory, you will measure the lift and drag characteristics of a finite airfoil at
various angles of attack and
Experiment 6 Memorial University of Newfoundland
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
Impact of a Jet
Objective
To compare the momentum in a fluid jet with the force generated when it strikes a flat
plate and a hemispheric
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics II Engineering 5913
Winter 2002
Laboratory # 1 Hydrodynamic Lubrication
The purpose of this laboratory is to examine hydrodynamic lubrication principles. In our
course notes we examined the 1-dime
MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
Spring 2003
PIPE FRICTION
Objective
To estimate the fluid pressure drops and roughness specifications for copper tubing of
four different diameters.
Experiment 6 Memorial University of Newfoundland
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
HYDRAULIC TURBINE LAB
PELTON WHEEL TURBINE
Objective
The performance characteristics of a Pelton wheel hydraulic turbine are to be deter
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MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
CENTER OF PRESSURE
Objective
To locate the center of pressure of an immersed rectangular surface and to compare this
position with that predicted by
MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
MEASUREMENT OF AIRFLOW
Objective
To measure air flow-rate using three different techniques.
Lab
The schematic of the apparatus is shown in figure 1.
MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
FLUID MECHANICS LABORATORY
PIPE FRICTION
Objective
To estimate the fluid pressure drops and roughness specifications for copper tubing of
four different diameters.
Lab
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Memorial University of Newfoundland
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
Viscosity
Objective
The objective of this experiment is to calculate the value of the dynamic viscosity, , for
three different heads of water.
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Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics II Engineering 5913
Winter 2002
Assignment # 1 (Navier Stokes Equations)
1) A velocity field is described by the vector
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x + y 2 + z 2 i x 2 + y 2 + z 2 j+ x 2 + y 2 + z 2 k
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Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Fluid Mechanics II Engineering 5913
Winter 2002
Assignment # 2 (Internal Flows)
1) Plot and compare the pressure distributions for the three cases of the plane
bearing: inclined, step, and curved. The pressure di