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Fluid mechanics

Fluid mechanics
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Dewey Class 532 (23 DDC)
Title Fluid mechanics (M) / Pijush K. Kundu, Ira M. Cohen, David R. Dowling ; with contributions by Grétar Tryggvason
Author Kundu, Pijush K.
Added Personal Name Cohen, Ira M.
Dowling, David R.
Tryggvason, Grétar
Edition statement 6th ed.
Publication London : Academic Press : Elsevier , 2016
Physical Details xxiv, 921 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 9780124059351
Summary Note The classic textbook on fluid mechanics is revised and updated by Dr. David Dowling to better illustrate this important subject for modern students. With topics and concepts presented in a clear and accessible way, Fluid Mechanics guides students from the fundamentals to the analysis and application of fluid mechanics, including compressible flow and such diverse applications as aerodynamics and geophysical fluid mechanics. Its broad and deep coverage is ideal for both a first or second course in fluid dynamics at the graduate or advanced undergraduate level, and is well-suited to the needs of modern scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and others seeking fluid mechanics knowledge. Review: "Fluid mechanics,...is introduced and comprehensively covered in this widely adopted text. Revised and updated...this book...is suitable for both a first or second course in fluid mechanics at the graduate or advanced undergraduate level." --Zentralblatt MATH:
Contents note 1. Introduction 2.Cartesian Tensors 3. Kinematics 4.Conservation Laws 5. Vorticity Dynamics 6. Computational Fluid Dynamics 7. Ideal Flow 8. Gravity Waves 9. Laminar Flow 10. Boundary Layers and Related Topics 11. Instability 12. Turbulence 13. Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 14. Aerodynamics 15. Compressible Flow 16. Introduction to Biofluid Mechanics (online only) A. Conversion Factors, Constants, Fluid Properties B. Mathematical Tools and Resources C. Founders of Modern Fluid Dynamics D. Visual Resources Index
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