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Fluid mechanics books

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Recently Published

Fluid Mechanics by Gregory (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel) Falkovich Fluid Mechanics
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Presents the minimum of what physicists, engineers and mathematicians needs to know about hydrodynamics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/04/2018

Homogeneous Turbulence Dynamics by Pierre Sagaut, Claude Cambon Homogeneous Turbulence Dynamics
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This book provides state-of-the-art results and theories in homogeneous turbulence, including anisotropy and compressibility effects with extension to quantum turbulence, magneto-hydodynamic turbulence and turbulence in non-newtonian fluids.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/04/2018

Theory of Laminar Flows. (HSA-4), Volume 4 by F. K. Moore Theory of Laminar Flows. (HSA-4), Volume 4

Volume IV of the High Speed Aerodynamics and Jet Propulsion series. Contents of this volume include: Introduction, by F.K. Moore; Laminar Flow Theory, by P.A. Lagerstrom; Three-Dimensional Laminar Boundary Layers, by A. Mager; Theory of Time-Dependent Laminar Flows, by Nicholas...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Turbulent Flow by Galen Brandt Schubauer, Chan-Mou Tchen Turbulent Flow
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Part of the Princeton Aeronautical Paperback series designed to bring to students and research engineers outstanding portions of the twelve-volume High Speed Aerodynamics and Jet Propulsion series. These books have been prepared by direct reproduction of the text from the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Selected Works of Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich, Volume I Chemical Physics and Hydrodynamics by Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich Selected Works of Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich, Volume I Chemical Physics and Hydrodynamics

Selected Works of Ya. B. Zeldovich is a two-volume collection of over 100 articles spanning half a century of work by the late Soviet scientist Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich. The breadth and depth of Zeldovich's work is staggering. Author of over...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Ejectors for Efficient Refrigeration Design, Applications and Computational Fluid Dynamics by Giuseppe Grazzini, Adriano Milazzo, Federico Mazzelli Ejectors for Efficient Refrigeration Design, Applications and Computational Fluid Dynamics
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Encompassing both practical applications and recent research developments, this book takes the reader from fundamental physics, through cutting-edge new designs of ejectors for refrigeration.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2018

Fluid Mechanics in Channel, Pipe and Aerodynamic Design Geometries by Christina G. Georgantopoulou, George A. Georgantopoulos Fluid Mechanics in Channel, Pipe and Aerodynamic Design Geometries
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Fluid mechanics is an important scientific field with various industrial applications for flows or energy consumption and efficiency issues.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2018

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Understanding (almost) everything with rotating shallow water models by Vladimir (Professor, Sorbonne University and Ecole Normale Superieure) Zeitlin Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Understanding (almost) everything with rotating shallow water models
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For the dynamics of large and medium scale motions in the oceans and the atmosphere, a simplified rotating shallow water model, obtained by vertical averaging, is used throughout the book in order to explain the fundamentals, and to give in-depth...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2018

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Mechanics of Wave-Seabed-Structure Interactions Modelling, Processes and Applications by Dong-Sheng (Griffith University, Queensland) Jeng Mechanics of Wave-Seabed-Structure Interactions Modelling, Processes and Applications
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An in-depth look at the mechanics of combined stresses imposed on the seabed from wave action and marine infrastructure.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/04/2018

Electrokinetically-Driven Microfluidics and Nanofluidics by Hsueh-Chia Chang, Leslie Y. Yeo Electrokinetically-Driven Microfluidics and Nanofluidics
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This book provides a fundamental understanding of the mechanisms governing both DC and AC electrokinetic phenomena.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/05/2018

Mathematics of Two-Dimensional Turbulence by Sergei B. Kuksin, Armen (Universite de Cergy-Pontoise) Shirikyan Mathematics of Two-Dimensional Turbulence
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Presents recent progress in two-dimensional mathematical hydrodynamics, including rigorous results on turbulence in space-periodic fluid flows.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/05/2018

Theory and Modeling of Rotating Fluids Convection, Inertial Waves and Precession by Keke (University of Exeter) Zhang, Xinhao Liao Theory and Modeling of Rotating Fluids Convection, Inertial Waves and Precession
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The first systematic account of the theory and modelling of rotating fluids for researchers and students in geophysics, astrophysics and engineering in half a century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/05/2018

Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Second Edition by Pradip Majumdar Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Second Edition

This book provides a thorough understanding of fluid dynamics and heat and mass transfer. It shows students how to implement computational methodology into a computer code and solve complex problems on their own, including problems in heat transfer, mass transfer,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/05/2018

Modern Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition by Clement Kleinstreuer, Clement Kleinstreuer Modern Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition
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Modern Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition provides up-to-date coverage of intermediate and advanced fluids topics. The text emphasizes fundamentals and applications, supported by worked examples and case studies. Scale analysis, non-Newtonian fluid flow, surface coating, convection heat transfer, lubrication, fluid-particle dynamics,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2018

Nonlinear Waves and Pattern Dynamics by Nizar Abcha Nonlinear Waves and Pattern Dynamics

This book addresses the fascinating phenomena associated with nonlinear waves and spatio-temporal patterns. These appear almost everywhere in nature from sand bed forms to brain patterns, and yet their understanding still presents fundamental scientific challenges. The reader will learn here,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/06/2018

Free-Surface Flow Computational Methods by Nikolaos D. (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA) Katopodes Free-Surface Flow Computational Methods
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Free-Surface Flow: Computational Methods presents a detailed analysis of numerical schemes for shallow-water waves. It includes practical applications for the numerical simulation of flow and transport in rivers and estuaries, the dam-break problem and overland flow. Closure models for turbulence,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2018

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Microfluidics Fundamentals, Devices, and Applications by Yujun Song Microfluidics Fundamentals, Devices, and Applications

The first book offering a global overview of fundamental microfluidics and the wide range of possible applications, for example, in chemistry, biology, and biomedical science.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2018

Cellular Flows Topological Metamorphoses in Fluid Mechanics by Vladimir Shtern Cellular Flows Topological Metamorphoses in Fluid Mechanics

This book discusses flow cells, their emergence, multiplication, coalescence, disappearance, and physical reasons for their metamorphoses.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

Magnetohydrodynamics and Fluid Dynamics: Action Principles and Conservation Laws by Gary Webb Magnetohydrodynamics and Fluid Dynamics: Action Principles and Conservation Laws

This text focuses on conservation laws in magnetohydrodynamics, gasdynamics and hydrodynamics. A grasp of new conservation laws is essential in fusion and space plasmas, as well as in geophysical fluid dynamics; they can be used to test numerical codes, or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/02/2018

Logan's Turbomachinery Flowpath Design and Performance Fundamentals by Bijay Sultanian Logan's Turbomachinery Flowpath Design and Performance Fundamentals

Logan's Turbomachinery: Flowpath Design and Performance Fundamentals, Third Edition is the long-awaited revision of this classic textbook, thoroughly updated by Dr. Bijay Sultanian. While the basic concepts remain constant, turbomachinery design has advanced since the Second Edition was published in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Blast Effects Physical Properties of Shock Waves by Isabelle Sochet Blast Effects Physical Properties of Shock Waves

This book compiles a variety of experimental data on blast waves. The book begins with an introductory chapter and proceeds to the topic of blast wave phenomenology, with a discussion on Rankine-Hugoniot equations and the Friedlander equation, used to describe...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2018

Theory and Modeling of Dispersed Multiphase Turbulent Reacting Flows by Lixing (Professor, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China) Zhou Theory and Modeling of Dispersed Multiphase Turbulent Reacting Flows
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Theory and Modeling of Dispersed Multiphase Turbulent Reacting Flows gives a systematic account of the fundamentals of multiphase flows, turbulent flows and combustion theory. It presents the latest advances of models and theories in the field of dispersed multiphase turbulent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids by Julian Simon Calero Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids

In the commentaries to this book we try to understand d'Alembert thoughts and how he contrives to translate his ideas on mechanics to the fluid realm with a new and radical point of view; how he arrives at the first...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics by Yasuki (President of the Future Technology Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan) Nakayama Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
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Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, Second Edition, uses clear images and animations of flow patterns to help readers grasp the fundamental rules of fluid behavior. Everyday examples are provided for practical context, before tackling the more involved mathematic techniques that form...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Fluid Dynamics Part 3 Boundary Layers by Anatoly I. (Chair in Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London) Ruban Fluid Dynamics Part 3 Boundary Layers
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The notion of the boundary layer was introduced to describe thin viscous layers that form on a rigid body surface in otherwise inviscid flow of a fluid with small viscosity. The book begins with the classical theory of the boundary-layer...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/12/2017

Shock Fitting Classical Techniques, Recent Developments, and Memoirs of Gino Moretti by Marcello Onofri Shock Fitting Classical Techniques, Recent Developments, and Memoirs of Gino Moretti

This work traces the evolution of shock-fitting methods, from the pioneering methods based on the structured grids (boundary and floating shock-fitting) to recent developments on unstructured grids, illustrating algorithmic details, significant applications and potential developments.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Unitary Analysis, Synthesis, and Classification of Flow Meters by Horia Mihai (A.A.I.R. Bucharest, Romania) Motit Unitary Analysis, Synthesis, and Classification of Flow Meters
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This book is the first to present flow measurement as an independent branch of the measurement techniques, according to a new global and unitary approach for the measurement of fluid flow field, starting from finding its unitary fundamental bases. Furthermore,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Foundations of Fluid Mechanics with Applications Problem Solving Using Mathematica (R) by Sergey P. Kiselev, Evgenii V. Vorozhtsov, Vasily M. Fomin Foundations of Fluid Mechanics with Applications Problem Solving Using Mathematica (R)
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This textbook presents the basic concepts and methods of fluid mechanics, including Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions, tensors of stresses and strains, continuity, momentum, energy, thermodynamics laws, and similarity theory. The models and their solutions are presented within a context of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/11/2017

Handbook of Research for Fluid and Solid Mechanics Theory, Simulation, and Experiment by Kaveh Hariri Asli Handbook of Research for Fluid and Solid Mechanics Theory, Simulation, and Experiment

This valuable volume provides a broad understanding of the main computational techniques used for processing reclamation of fluid and solid mechanics. The aim of these computational techniques is to reduce and eliminate the risks of mechanical systems failure in hydraulic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

A First Course in Computational Fluid Dynamics by H. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) Aref, S. (University of Florida) Balachandar A First Course in Computational Fluid Dynamics
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This book provides a broad coverage of computational fluid dynamics that will interest engineers, astrophysicists, mathematicians, oceanographers and ecologists.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

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