Mechanics of Compressible Fluids

Course Name: 

ME319 MECHANICS OF COMPRESSIBLE FLUIDS

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Sixth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Recapitulation of fundamentals: Navier Stokes equations, aerofoil theory, boundary layer separation criterion. Introduction to compressible flow, velocity of sound and Mach number, Isentropic flow, flow with friction and heat transfer, Analysis of flows with normal and oblique shock waves, Supersonic flows, Unsteady flows.

References: 

S. M. Yahya, Fundamentals of Compressible Flow, Wiley Eastern Ltd, New Delhi, 1989. Cambel and Jennings, Gas Dynamics, Mc Graw Hill. New York, 1958. B.T. Nijaguna, Thermal Science/Engineering data Hand Book, 1st Edition, Allied Publishers Ltd, New Delhi, 1992. Balachandran P., Fundamentals of Compressible Fluid Dynamics, Eastern Economy Edition, Prentice Hall of India. New Dekhi, 2006. White F.M., Fluid Mechanics, McGraw Hill, Singapore, 1999.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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