MAE-210A: Fluid Mechanics I, Fall 2017

Course syllabus is attached at the end of this page.

Instructor:  Sergei Krasheninnikov <skrash@mae.ucsd.edu>

      Office:  474 EBU II;       Phone: 822-3476;  Office Hrs: Tuesday 5 pm-6 pm

T. A.:  Yanzeng Zhang  <yaz148@eng.ucsd.edu>

     Office Hrs: Friday 3 pm-4 pm, EBUII 305

Reader: none


TEXT: Chapters 1-5 from P. K. Kundu, I. M. Cohen, and D. R. Dowling, “Fluid Mechanics”, 6th Edition, Elsevier, ISNB- 978-0-12-1405935-1


COURSE TOPICS: Cartesian tensors. Flow kinematics. Basic conservation laws. The Navier-Stokes equations and some of its exact solutions. Nondimensional parameters and different flow regimes, vorticity dynamics.


HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT: See class website (no grading). All problems from the book are posted on the website.


EXAMINATION: Two closed-book, no-notes mid term exams (on Oct. 24 and Nov. 21) and closed-book, no-notes comprehensive final examination (Dec. 11). All exams are based on the homework assignments.


GRADING POLICY: mid term exams 2x30%, and final exam 40%.


ACADEMIC POLICY: Students are encouraged to discuss course topics and homework problems with each other. However each student must submit his or her own work on exams. Refer to Student Link website: UCSD Policy on Integrity of Scholarship.


LECTURE SCHEDULE: WLH 2204, Tu. Th., 3.30 pm-4.50 pm


PROBLEM SOLUTION SESSION: TBD

 

Week

Topic (subject to change)

Homework assignment

0

Intro to Math & Phys

Phys. & Math. from Website

1

Ch.1

Problems: 1.1, 1.3, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8, 1.10, 1.11, 1.20, 1.22, 1.23

2

Ch. 1, Ch. 2

Problems: 1.27a, 1.35, 1.40, 1.42, 1.43, 2.1, 2.3, 2.6, 2.16, 2.17

3

Ch. 2, Ch. 3

Problems: 2.21, 2.22, 3.1, 3.3, 3.5, 3.7, 3.9, 3.12, 3.17, 3.18

4

Ch. 3, 1st mid term

Problems: 3.19, 3.21, 3.23, 3.31

5

Ch. 3, Ch. 4

Problems: 4.2, 4.3, 4.5, 4.8, 4.10, 4.12, 4.14, 4.18

6

Ch. 4

Problems: 4.20, 4.24, 4.30, 4.33, 4.35, 4.39, 4.48

7

Ch. 4, Ch. 5

Problems: 4.60, 4.72, 4.77, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4

8

Ch. 5, 2nd mid term

Problems: 5.6, 5.11, 5.13

9

Ch. 5

Problems: 5.14a, 5.16, 5.18a, 5.20

10

Review

 


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Yanzeng Zhang,
Sep 8, 2017, 10:42 AM