Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours of lectures |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated 120 hours
Students must be enrolled in a PhD or Masters by Research
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Undergraduate course in fluid mechanics
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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 Ivan Marusic
Melbourne School of Engineering Office
Building 173, Grattan Street
The University of Melbourne
VIC 3010 Australia
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This subject will cover the relevant fundamentals of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics theory, and the way these fundamentals are used in current research practice and industry. The first part of the course will cover fundamentals and the mathematical tools related to fluid mechanics as a continuum. The second part of the course will involve examples from recent research in the archival literature, including theoretical and experimental studies.
The aim of this subject is to provide students with exposure to current research topics in the broad areas of thermodynamics and fluid dynamics.
Assessment for this subject includes:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, students should have developed the following generic skills
Master of Philosophy - Engineering |
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