FLUID MECHANICS

FLUID MECHANICS

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Code
66211
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 10800 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING - ENERGY AND PRODUCTION (L-9) SAVONA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ICAR/02
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
SAVONA (MECHANICAL ENGINEERING - ENERGY AND PRODUCTION)
semester
1° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course provides the basics of fluid streams motion and the tools for the design and verification of simple hydraulic systems

Teaching methods

Lectures and practice

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Fluid definition and its properties, the continuous fluid. Pressure in fluids at rest, statics cardinal equations, Fluid statics: hydrostatic force on plane and curved surfaces. Tension state in a fluid in motion, the stress tensor. Dimensional analysis and Buckingham theorem. Description of fluid motion and the principles of fluid mechanics. The stream flows: definition and characteristics. Conservation of mass and momentum in the global form. Conservation of mass and momentum of a stream. Pipe flows. Moody diagram, minor and frictional head losses in a system. Problems with some simple systems. Ideal fluid scheme and Bernoulli's theorem. Hints of hydraulic machines.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Marchi E.., Rubatta A. , Meccanica dei Fluidi, UTET

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

LUISA PAGNINI (President)

MARIA LAURA POLETTI

ANDREA ORLANDO

SARA FRUMENTO

GIORGIO BONI

LUCA FERRARIS (President Substitute)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures and practice

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam includes a written and an oral test. During the course there are tests which allow, if passed, direct access to the oral test.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
14/06/2021 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
21/06/2021 09:30 SAVONA Orale
13/07/2021 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
20/07/2021 09:30 SAVONA Orale
30/08/2021 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
06/09/2021 09:30 SAVONA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Pre-requisites :

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