Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
On campus only
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Thirty-six hours of lectures and 12 hours of laboratory classes |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
The prerequisite for this subject is 436-352 Thermofluids 3 or equivalent
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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Melbourne School of Engineering Office
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The University of Melbourne
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Unit 1 Fluids Mechanics: Topics covered include; wing theory, Prandtl lifting line, three-dimensional effects, aircraft performance, propellers, jets and fans and pumps; waves, ship resistance; model testing; wave resistance, ocean waves, boundary layers, Navier-Stokes equations, Prandtl's assumptions, Laminar solutions, Von Karman's momentum integral equation; transition; turbulence; turbulent boundary layers, turbulent flow in pipes and ducts.
Unit 2 Thermodynamics: Topics covered include; mass transfer, air conditioning and refrigeration, applications to heating, cooling, humidification and dehumidification; combustion; equilibrium and rate controlled reactions, ignition, stability and flammability limits, detonation, premixed and diffusion flames, radiation in combustion, and pollution control.
Upon completion, students should have gained the ability to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement)Mechanical&Manufacturing |
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical &Manufacturing) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical &Manufacturing)& Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical &Manufacturing)/Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) and Bachelor of Computer Science
Bachelor of Engineering(Mechanical & Manufacturing) and Bachelor of Laws
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