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Fluid Mechanics

Civil - Effective Upto 2013

 

Code : 130602 Common Name : FM Year : 2 Sem : 3
Theory Hours : 3 Practical Hours : 2 Tutorial Hours : 0 Credits : 5
Exam Marks : 70 Midsem Marks : 30 Practical Marks : 50 Total : 150


Syllabus Topics


Fluids
Definition- Types and properties, Fluids as a continuum, Control volume concept.



Hydrostatics
Pressure and its measurement, fluid pressure at a point, Pascal’s law, pressure and its relation with height, tmospheric, absolute, gauge and negative pressure, measurement of pressure through piezo-meter and various types of anometer. Total pressure, intensity of pressure, centre of pressure. Pressure on horizontal, vertical, inclined and curved surface. Buoyancy, centre at Buoyancy, Meta centre and Meta centre height. Condition of equilibrium of floating and ubmerged body. Experimental and analytical method to determine Meta-centric height. Pressure in case of accelerated rigid body motion.



Fluid Kinematics
Methods of describing fluid motion,-Types of motion, Inviscid flows, Velocity and acceleration-Continuity equation-Potential flows-Velocity potential and Stream function, Flownet- Circulation and Vorticity- Source, Sink and Doublet



Fluid Dynamics
Types of forces, Forces influencing fluid motion-energy and Head-energy correction factor, Euler and Bernoulli’s quations, Application of Bernoulli’s equation. Flow measurement, Linear momentum equation, momentum correction factor, Application of momentum equation.



Flow Through Pipes
Introduction, Loss of energy in pipe, major and minor losses of energy in pipes, hydraulic gradient, total energy line, pipes in series, pipes in parallel, flow through branched pipes, and hydraulic transmission of power.



Measurement of Flow
(a) Orifice & Mouth piece Classification, hydraulic coefficients, experimental determination of hydraulic coefficient. Discharge through all types of office & mouthpiece, time of emptying the tank through orifice and mouthpiece. (b) Notches and Weirs Classification, discharge through various types of Notches and Weirs. Time of emptying a Reservoir or a Tank with notches & weirs.



Compressible Fluid Flow
Perfect gas equation, Continuity, Energy and Momentum equation, Speed of sound wave, Mach number, Propagation of sound wave, Stagnation properties, Shock waves.




Books

Fluid Mechanics

V.L Streeter,. and E.B Wylie - McGraw Hill, 1985, New York

Theory and Applications of Fluid Mechanics

K Subramanya , - Tata- McGraw Hill Publishing Co, 1993, New Delhi

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics

E.J Shaughnessy,., I.M Katz,. and J.P Schaffer,. - Oxford University Press, New Delhi - SI edition, 2005,

Fluid Mechanics

F.M., White, - McGraw Hill, New York - 5th Edition,

Fluid mechanics

Dr.D.S.Kumar

Fluid mechanics & Hydraulic Machines

Dr.P.N.Modi & Sheth

Hydraulic Fluid mechanics & Fluid Machines

S.Ramamurthan

Engineering Fluid Mechanic

R.J.Garde & A.C.Mirajgaoker

Fluid mechanics

Dr.A.K.Jain

Exam Papers

Sem200920102011201220132014
3Dec - 2009
23-12-2009


Dec - 2010
16-12-2010


Mar - 2010
11-03-2010


Dec - 2011
17-12-2011


May - 2011
28-05-2011


Dec - 2012
05-01-2013


May - 2012
10-05-2012


Nov - 2013
30-11-2013


May - 2013
29-05-2013


Dec - 2014
30-12-2014


May - 2014
28-05-2014



GTU Result

ExamTotalPassPass %FailFail %AA
8,4875,10860.193,37939.8136
6,4574,01162.122,44637.8823
5,3602,77451.752,58648.259
3,3002,13464.671,16635.3322