Book description
Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulic Machines is designed for the course on fluid mechanics and hydraulic machines offered to the undergraduate students of mechanical and civil engineering. Written in a lucid style, the book lays emphasis on explaining the logic and physics of critical problems to develop analytical skills in the reader.
Table of contents
 Cover
 Title Page
 Contents
 Dedication
 Symbols Used
 Preface
 1. Fluid Statics
 2. Mathematical Modelling of Flow
 3. Ideal Fluid Flow
 4. Flow Through Pipe and Channel
 5. Laminar Flow

6. Turbulent Flow
 6.1 Introduction
 6.2 Stability of Laminar Flow
 6.3 Mean Motion and Fluctuations
 6.4 Governing Equations for Turbulent Flow
 6.5 Turbulent Boundary Layer Equations
 6.6 Velocity Scale in Turbulent Boundary Layer
 6.7 Shear Stress Model
 6.8 Universal Velocity Distribution Law in Ducts for Large Reynolds Numbers
 6.9 Fully Developed Turbulent Flow in a Pipe for Moderate Reynolds Numbers
 6.10 Isotropic and Homogeneous Turbulence
 7. Compressible Flow
 8. Nondimensional Analysis
 9. Rotamachines
 10. Other Hydraulic Systems
 11. Experimental Methods
 Appendix A: Review of Mathematical Concepts
 Appendix B: Properties of Standard Atmosphere
 Appendix C: Derivation of Von Karman Integral Equation
 Appendix D: Fluid Power Symbols
 Appendix E: Some Important Relations at a Glance
 Bibliography
 Notes
 Copyright
Product information
 Title: Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines
 Author(s):
 Release date: June 2006
 Publisher(s): Pearson India
 ISBN: 9788131785737
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