ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS

Course Information
TitleΜΗΧΑΝΙΚΗ ΡΕΥΣΤΩΝ ΙΙ / ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS
Code351
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorKyriakos Yakinthos
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000341

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 53
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
EnergyElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)955
Design and StructuresElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)955

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600192579
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Maths I, II, III Fluid Mechanics I Aerodynamics
Learning Outcomes
Students will be in the position to understand: 1. The fundamentals and the equations of the compressible flows 2. The various types of shock waves and expansion waves. 3. How to study and calculate the compressible flows around bodies in one- two- and three-dimensional approaches. 4. The differences between laminar, transitional and turbulent incompressible flows. 5. The basics of turbulence and its characteristics. 6. The way turbulence is modelled.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Part Ι. Compressible flow. The concepts and the fundamental equations of compressible flows. Integral and differential form of ideal, compressible flow equations. One-dimensional compressible flow. Normal and oblique shock waves. Expansion waves. Quasi one-dimensional compressible flow. Velocity potential for compressible flows. Compressible flows on cones and wedges. Three-dimensional compressible flow. Hypersonic flows. Part II. Incompressible viscous, laminar, transitional and turbulent flows. The statistical theory applied to turbulence and turbulent flows. Elements of turbulent boundary layers. Reynolds stresses distribution. Turbulence modeling.
Keywords
Compressible flows, supersonic and hypersonic flows, transitional flows, turbulent flows, turbulence models
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Lectures PowerPoint and video presentations Communication: Announcements, various information on the eclass platform Personal communication by email
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1043.5
Project441.5
Exams20.1
Total1505
Student Assessment
Description
Final exams at the end of semester
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Modeling and Computation of Boundary-Layer Flows [electronic resource], Cebeci, Tuncer, Cousteix
Last Update
02-08-2021