Schaum's Outline of Fluid Dynamics by William F. HughesSchaum's Outline of Fluid Dynamics by William F. Hughes

Schaum's Outline of Fluid Dynamics

byWilliam F. Hughes, John A. Brighton, Nicholas Winowich

Paperback | July 19, 1999

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William F. Hughes, Ph.D., is professor of mechanical engineering at Carnegie-Mellon University. He was a National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow at Cambridge University in England and a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Sydney in Australia. John A. Brighton, Ph.D., is a dean of engineering at Pennsylvania State Unive...
Title:Schaum's Outline of Fluid DynamicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:369 pages, 10.8 × 8.1 × 0.65 inPublished:July 19, 1999Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

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Table of Contents


Fluid Statistics

Mathematical Models of Fluid Motion

Dimensional Analysis and Similitude

Boundary Layer Flow and Flow in Pipes and Ducts

Incompressible Potential Flow

One-Dimensional Compressible Flow

Two-Dimensional Compressible Flow Gasdynamics

Incompressible Turbulent Flow

Hypersonic Boundary Layer Flow


Non-Newtonian Fluids

Appendix A: Some Properties of Fluids

Appendix B: Units and Dimensions

Appendix C: Some Basic Equations in Various Coordinate Systems

Appendix D: Tables for Compressible Flow

Appendix E: Cartesian Tensors

Appendix F: Vector Identities

Appendix G: Flow Measuring Techniques

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Here is an ideal refresher course for both beginning and advanced undergraduates and includes computational fluid dynamics. Schaum's solved-problem approach simplifies study. Students will find everything they need to help them learn about fluid dynamics from A to Z. Illustrated.