PHYD37H3 Introduction to Fluid Mechanics

A course describing and analyzing the dynamics of fluids.  Topics include: Continuum mechanics; conservation of mass, momentum and energy; constituitive equations; tensor calculus; dimensional analysis; Navier-Stokes fluid equations; Reynolds number; Inviscid and viscous flows; heat conduction and fluid convection; Bernoulli's equation; basic concepts on boundary layers, waves, turbulence.

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Natural Sciences