CHEMENG 120A:
Fluid Mechanics
The flow of isothermal fluids from a momentum transport viewpoint. Continuum hypothesis, scalar and vector fields, fluid statics, nonNewtonian fluids, shell momentum balances, equations of motion and the NavierStokes equations, creeping and potential flow, parallel and nearly parallel flows, timedependent parallel flows, boundary layer theory and separation, introduction to drag correlations. Prerequisites: junior in Chemical Engineering or consent of instructor; 100 and CME 102 or equivalent.
Terms: Win

Units: 4

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)