Environmental Fluid Dynamics: Fluid Processes, Flow Scales and Processes, and Equations of Motion by Jorg ImbergerEnvironmental Fluid Dynamics: Fluid Processes, Flow Scales and Processes, and Equations of Motion by Jorg Imberger

Environmental Fluid Dynamics: Fluid Processes, Flow Scales and Processes, and Equations of Motion

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This textbook is designed to introduce the principles of fluid dynamics to students of environmental and aquatic sciences.

  • Introduces the principles of fluid dynamics, follows with simple applications, and builds to more complex applications experienced in the field.

  • Offers a unique, authoritative, and accessible treatment of the subject.

  • Includes appropriate mathematical expressions without overburdening the reader with difficult or extensive notation.

Jörg Imberger is the Director of the Centre for Water Research and Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Western Australia (UWA), where he is a Vice-Chancellor's Distinguished Fellow. Imberger received his PhD at the University of California, Berkeley in 1970 and became Professor of Environmental Engineering at UW...
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Title:Environmental Fluid Dynamics: Fluid Processes, Flow Scales and Processes, and Equations of MotionFormat:OtherDimensions:460 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:September 10, 2012Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080916708

ISBN - 13:9780080916705

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Table of Contents

1. Physical Quantities, Dimensional Analysis, Scaling and Bulk Conservation Equations 2. Equations of Motion: Axiomatic Approach 3. Some Exact Solutions 4. Effect of Viscosity 5. Fundamentals of Hydraulics 6. Environmental Hydraulics 7. Mixing in Environmental Flows 8. Surface Waves 9. Environmental Flows