Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours of lectures, 12 hours of tutorials, 4 hours of practical laboratory and 2 hours of computer laboratory work. |
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ENGR30001 Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics (or MCEN30015 Thermofluids prior to 2011)
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MCEN30004 Thermofluids 2 (previously 436351)and MCEN30005 Thermofluids 3 (previously 436352)
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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.
CoordinatorProf Andrew Ooi
Dr Nick Hutchins
This subject introduces students to analysis techniques used in subsonic and supersonic flows. Topics covered include basic introduction to inviscid flow with and without vorticity; concepts and analysis using stream function and velocity potential; incompressible viscous flow past bodies with vortex shedding; theories of thin airfoils; gas dynamics in subsonic and supersonic flow; shock expansion theory; and boundary layer and shock wave interactions.
At the conclusion of this subject students should be able to -
Assessment includes -
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject students should have the following skills -
Bachelor of Engineering |
Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical) Biomechanics
B-ENG Mechanical Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Mechanical)
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