Academic Catalog

CE570 ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS II

Course Code: 5620570
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. METE KKEN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Governing equations of fluid flow. Coordinate systems. Potential flow, complex potential, method of images, 3-D potential flows. Boundary layer theory, 2-D boundary layer. Turbulence; validity of Navier-Stokes equations for turbulence. Modeling of turbulent flow; closure problem, second order closure turbulence models, near wall turbulence models.