Viscous Fluid Flow by Frank M. WhiteViscous Fluid Flow by Frank M. White

Viscous Fluid Flow

byFrank M. White

Hardcover | January 5, 2005

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Frank White's Viscous Fluid Flow, Third Edition continues to be the market leader in this course area. The text is for a senior graduate level elective in Mechanical Engineering, and has a strong professional and international appeal.

Author Frank White is has a strong reputation in the field, his book is accurate, conceptually strong, and contains excellent problem sets. Many of the problems are new to this third edition; a rarity among senior and graduate level textbooks. The references found in the text have been updated and reflect the most current information available. Users will also be interested to find explanations of, and references to ongoing controversies and trends in this course area.

Topically speaking, the text contains modern information on technological advances, such as Micro- and Nano-technology, Turbulence Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), and Unsteady Boundary Layers.

Title:Viscous Fluid FlowFormat:HardcoverDimensions:640 pages, 9 × 5 × 1.3 inPublished:January 5, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072402318

ISBN - 13:9780072402315

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Table of Contents

1 Preliminary Concepts

2 Fundamental Equations of Compressible Viscous Flow

3 Solutions of the Newtonian Viscous-Flow Equations

4 Laminar Boundary Layers

5 The Stability of Laminar Flows

6 Incompressible Turbulent Mean Flow

7 Compressible Boundary Layer Flow


A Transport Properties of Various Newtonian Fluids

B Equations of Motion of Incompressible Newtonian Fluids in Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates

C A Runge-Kutta Subroutine for N Simultaneous Differential Equations