Civil Engineering (CE) Fluid Mechanics for Civil Engineering:- Introduction to fluid mechanics
- Definition of fluid and its properties
- Types of fluids (Newtonian and non-Newtonian)
- Fluid statics and dynamics
- Fluid flow concepts
- Application of fluid mechanics in civil engineering projects
Civil Engineering (CE) Fluid Properties:- Definition and classification of fluids
- Properties of fluids (density, viscosity, compressibility, surface tension)
- Fluid behavior under different conditions (temperature, pressure)
- Influence of fluid properties on engineering design and analysis
Civil Engineering (CE) Fluid Pressure & Its Measurement:- Introduction to fluid pressure
- Pascal's law and its applications
- Measurement of fluid pressure using manometers and pressure gauges
- Pressure distribution in fluids
- Hydrostatic pressure and its calculation
Civil Engineering (CE) Hydrostatic Forces on Surfaces:- Introduction to hydrostatic forces
- Calculation of hydrostatic forces on submerged and non-submerged surfaces
- Center of pressure and its determination
- Buoyant force and its effect on floating and submerged bodies
Civil Engineering (CE) Buoyancy & Floatation:- Principles of buoyancy and floatation
- Archimedes' principle and its applications
- Stability of floating and submerged bodies
- Determination of metacentric height
- Design considerations for floating structures
Civil Engineering (CE) Fluid Kinematics:- Introduction to fluid kinematics
- Streamlines, pathlines, and streaklines
- Velocity and acceleration of fluid particles
- Conservation of mass and energy in fluid flow
- Bernoulli's equation and its applications
Civil Engineering (CE) Boundary Layer Theory:- Introduction to boundary layer
- Boundary layer thickness and its significance
- Laminar and turbulent boundary layers
- Boundary layer separation and its effects
- Boundary layer control techniques
Civil Engineering (CE) Turbulent Flow:- Characteristics of turbulent flow
- Reynolds number and its significance
- Turbulence modeling and prediction
- Turbulent flow in pipes and channels
- Energy losses in turbulent flow
Civil Engineering (CE) Fluid Dynamics:- Introduction to fluid dynamics
- Conservation of mass and momentum equations
- Euler's equation and its applications
- Navier-Stokes equations and their solutions
- Flow patterns and flow visualization techniques
Civil Engineering (CE) Dimensional Analysis:- Introduction to dimensional analysis
- Buckingham Pi theorem and its applications
- Dimensionless groups in fluid mechanics
- Model testing and scaling laws
- Similitude and prototype analysis
Civil Engineering (CE) Flow Through Pipes:- Introduction to pipe flow
- Types of pipe flow (laminar, turbulent, transitional)
- Reynolds number and its significance in pipe flow
- Friction losses in pipe flow
- Pipe networks and analysis
Civil Engineering (CE) Open Channel Flow:- Introduction to open channel flow
- Types of open channels (rectangular, trapezoidal, circular)
- Flow regimes in open channels
- Uniform and non-uniform flow
- Energy principles in open channel flow
Civil Engineering (CE) Hydraulic Machines: Turbines & Pumps:- Introduction to hydraulic machines
- Types of turbines and pumps
- Working principles and applications of turbines
- Working principles and applications of pumps
- Performance characteristics and efficiency analysis of turbines and pumps
This course is helpful for the following exams: Civil Engineering (CE)