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Fluid mechanics books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Fluid mechanics category. Presented with a red border are the Fluid mechanics books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

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: 07/11/2017

Linearised Dam-break Problem, The by David J. (Univ Of Birmingham, Uk) Needham, S. (Univ Of Birmingham, Uk) Mcgovern, John Andrew (Univ Of Birmingham, Uk) Leach Linearised Dam-break Problem, The
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Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

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: 25/10/2017

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

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: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Modern Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition by Clement Kleinstreuer Modern Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition

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: 03/10/2017

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 new book 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 risk of mechanical systems in hydraulic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Variational Formulation of Fluid and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Mechanics, Symmetries and Conservation Laws by Fulvio Crisciani Variational Formulation of Fluid and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Mechanics, Symmetries and Conservation Laws

This book describes the derivation of the equations of motion of fluids as well as the dynamics of ocean and atmospheric currents on both large and small scales through the use of variational methods.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/09/2017

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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 presents flow measurement as an independent branch of the measurement techniques according to a new global and unitary approach for the measurement of fluid flow fields. Furthermore, it elaborates on the method of unitary analysis/synthesis and classification of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

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: 07/12/2017

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: 08/01/2018

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Understanding (almost) everything with rotating shallow water models by Vladimir (Professor, University P. and M. Curie 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: 01/02/2018

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Air and Water Trade Winds, Hurricanes, Gulf Stream, Tsunamis and Other Striking Phenomena by Rene Moreau Air and Water Trade Winds, Hurricanes, Gulf Stream, Tsunamis and Other Striking Phenomena

Starting by considering air and water in equilibrium (i.e., at rest), it progresses to discuss dynamic phenomena first focusing on large scale structures, such as El Nino or trade winds, then on ever smaller structures, such as low-pressure zones in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Fluid-structure Interactions Models, Analysis and Finite Elements by Thomas Richter Fluid-structure Interactions Models, Analysis and Finite Elements

This book starts by introducing the fundamental concepts of mathematical continuum mechanics for fluids and solids and their coupling. Special attention is given to the derivation of variational formulations for the subproblems describing fluid- and solid-mechanics as well as the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/08/2017

30th International Symposium on Shock Waves 1 ISSW30 - Volume 1 by Gabi Ben-Dor 30th International Symposium on Shock Waves 1 ISSW30 - Volume 1

These proceedings collect the papers presented at the 30th International Symposium on Shock Waves (ISSW30), which was held in Tel-Aviv Israel from July 19 to July 24, 2015. The Symposium was organized by Ortra Ltd. The ISSW30 focused on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/08/2017

Symmetry, Phase Modulation and Nonlinear Waves by Thomas J. (University of Surrey) Bridges Symmetry, Phase Modulation and Nonlinear Waves

Bridges studies the origin of Korteweg-de Vries equation using phase modulation and its implications in dynamical systems and nonlinear waves.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Finite-Difference Method for Nonlinear Wave Hydrodynamics by Palaniswamy Ananthakrishnan Finite-Difference Method for Nonlinear Wave Hydrodynamics

Finite-Difference Method for Nonlinear Wave Hydrodynamics Palaniswamy Ananthakrishnan, Florida Atlantic University, USA Presents the theory and analysis of nonlinear wave hydrodynamics problems using the finite-difference method Finite-Difference Method for Nonlinear Wave Hydrodynamics comprehensively covers the analysis of nonlinear wave hydrodynamics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

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: 23/05/2017

Modeling and Analysis of Modern Fluid Problems by Xinxin Zhang Modeling and Analysis of Modern Fluid Problems

Modeling and Analysis of Modern Fluids helps researchers solve physical problems observed in fluid dynamics and related fields, such as heat and mass transfer, boundary layer phenomena, and numerical heat transfer. These problems are characterized by nonlinearity and large system...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

Cavitation Instabilities and Rotordynamic Effects in Turbopumps and Hydroturbines Turbopump and Inducer Cavitation, Experiments and Design by Luca D'Agostino Cavitation Instabilities and Rotordynamic Effects in Turbopumps and Hydroturbines Turbopump and Inducer Cavitation, Experiments and Design

The book provides a detailed approach to the physics, fluid dynamics, modeling, experimentation and numerical simulation of cavitation phenomena, with special emphasis on cavitation-induced instabilities and their implications on the design and operation of high performance turbopumps and hydraulic turbines....
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/03/2017

Laminar Boundary Layer Equations by N. Curle Laminar Boundary Layer Equations


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/03/2017

Understanding Acoustics An Experimentalist's View of Acoustics and Vibration by Steven L. Garrett Understanding Acoustics An Experimentalist's View of Acoustics and Vibration

This textbook provides a unified approach to acoustics and vibration suitable for use in advanced undergraduate and first-year graduate courses on vibration and fluids. The book includes thorough treatment of vibration of harmonic oscillators, coupled oscillators, isotropic elasticity, and waves...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/03/2017

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