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Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAAE)

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Faculty of Engineering

MAAE 3300 [0.5 credit]

Fluid Mechanics II

Review of control volume analysis. Dimensional analysis and similitude. Compressible flow: isentropic flow relations, flow in ducts and nozzles, effects of friction and heat transfer, normal and oblique shocks, two-dimensional isentropic expansion. Viscous flow theory: hydrodynamic lubrication and introduction to boundary layers.
Precludes additional credit for MAAE 3303.
Prerequisites: MATH 2004 and MAAE 2300.
Lectures three hours a week, problem analysis and laboratory three hours a week.

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