Undergraduate Fluid Mechanics (INSC 380)

Harrisburg University

A first course in undergraduate fluid mechanics. Topics include introductory vector calculus, hydrostatics, differential relations of fluid flow, control volume analysis, dimensional analysis, potential flow models, laminar and turbulent flow modeling, and the measurement of key fluid flow parameters. A strong background in calculus is required.

Textbook

Fluid Mechanics by White

Topic List

  • Hydrostatics
  • Vector Calculus
  • Control Volume Analysis
  • Differential Relations for Fluid Flow
  • Dimensional Analysis
Douglas Rumbaugh
Douglas Rumbaugh
Graduate Research Assistant / Ph.D. Student in Computer Science and Engineering