Course syllabus is attached at the end of this page. Instructor: Sergei Krasheninnikov <skrash@mae.ucsd.edu> Office: 474 EBU II; Phone: 8223476; Office Hrs: Tuesday 5 pm6 pm T. A.: Yanzeng Zhang <yaz148@eng.ucsd.edu> Office Hrs: Friday 3 pm4 pm, EBUII 305 Reader: none TEXT: Chapters 15 from P. K. Kundu, I. M. Cohen, and D. R. Dowling, “Fluid Mechanics”, 6th Edition, Elsevier, ISNB 97801214059351 COURSE TOPICS: Cartesian tensors. Flow kinematics. Basic conservation laws. The NavierStokes 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 closedbook, nonotes mid term exams (on Oct. 24 and Nov. 21) and closedbook, nonotes 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 pm4.50 pm PROBLEM SOLUTION SESSION: TBD
