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Mechanics of fluids books

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Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics by Marcel (Emeritus Harrison Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Liverpool) Escudier Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics
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Fluid mechanics concerns the way fluids flow in response to imposed stresses. This textbook includes numerous examples of practical applications of the theoretical ideas, such as calculations of the thrust of a jet engine, the power output of a gas...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics by Marcel (Emeritus Harrison Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Liverpool) Escudier Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics
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Fluid mechanics concerns the way fluids flow in response to imposed stresses. This textbook includes numerous examples of practical applications of the theoretical ideas, such as calculations of the thrust of a jet engine, the power output of a gas...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

The Micro-World Observed by Ultra High-Speed Cameras We See What You Don't See by Kinko Tsuji The Micro-World Observed by Ultra High-Speed Cameras We See What You Don't See

This volume is about ultra high-speed cameras, which enable us to see what we normally do not see. These are objects that are moving very fast, or that we just ignore. Ultra high-speed cameras invite us to a wonderland of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2017

Flow Visualization in Materials Processing Practical Techniques and Selected Applications by Manabu Iguchi, Yoshiaki Ueda Flow Visualization in Materials Processing Practical Techniques and Selected Applications
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This book presents a comprehensive review of particle image velocimetry (PIV) and particle tracking velocimetry (PTV) as tools for experimental fluid dynamics (EFD).
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Turbulence and Interactions Proceedings of the TI 2015 Conference, June 11-14, 2015, Cargese, Corsica, France by Michel O. Deville Turbulence and Interactions Proceedings of the TI 2015 Conference, June 11-14, 2015, Cargese, Corsica, France

This book presents a snapshot of the state-of-art in the field of turbulence modeling, with an emphasis on numerical methods. Topics include direct numerical simulations, large eddy simulations, compressible turbulence, coherent structures, two-phase flow simulation and many more. It includes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers With Microfluidics, CFD, and COMSOL Multiphysics 5 by James O. Wilkes Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers With Microfluidics, CFD, and COMSOL Multiphysics 5

The Chemical Engineer's Practical Guide to Fluid Mechanics: Now Includes COMSOL Multiphysics 5 Since most chemical processing applications are conducted either partially or totally in the fluid phase, chemical engineers need mastery of fluid mechanics. Such knowledge is especially valuable...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2017

Flow Resistance: A Design Guide for Engineers by I. E. Idelchik Flow Resistance: A Design Guide for Engineers

A sourcebook offering an up-to-date perspective on a variety of topics and using practical, applications-oriented data necessary for the design and evaluation of internal fluid system pressure losses. It has been prepared for the practicing engineer who understands fluid-flow fundamentals.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Propagation and Extinction Studies of Laminar Lean Premixed Syngas/Air Flames by Yang Zhang Propagation and Extinction Studies of Laminar Lean Premixed Syngas/Air Flames

This thesis presents pioneering experimental and numerical studies on three aspects of the combustion characteristics of lean premixed syngas/air flames, namely the laminar flame speed, extinction limit and flammability limit. It illustrates a new extinction exponent concept, which enriches the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

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The History of Multiphase Science and Computational Fluid Dynamics A Personal Memoir by Robert W Lyczkowski The History of Multiphase Science and Computational Fluid Dynamics A Personal Memoir

This book tells the story of how the science of computational multiphase flow began in an effort to better analyze hypothetical light water power reactor accidents, including the loss of coolant accident. Written in the style of a memoir by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Mixing and Dispersion in Flows Dominated by Rotation and Buoyancy by Herman Clercx Mixing and Dispersion in Flows Dominated by Rotation and Buoyancy

The book presents a state-of-the-art overview of current developments in the field in a way accessible to attendees coming from a variety of fields. Relevant examples are turbulence research, (environmental) fluid mechanics, lake hydrodynamics and atmospheric physics. Topics discussed range...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Blast Waves by Charles E. Needham Blast Waves

C.E. Needham has spent more than forty years exploring the field of blast and shock, and this book chronicles the lessons he has learned. Historical in perspective, it focuses on blast waves propagating in fluids or materials than can be...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/10/2017

Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation X by Dimokratis G.E. Grigoriadis Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation X

This book addresses nearly all aspects of the state of the art in LES & DNS of turbulent flows, ranging from flows in biological systems and the environment to external aerodynamics, domestic and centralized energy production, combustion, propulsion as well...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

New Results in Numerical and Experimental Fluid Mechanics XI Contributions to the 20th STAB/DGLR Symposium Braunschweig, Germany, 2016 by Andreas Dillmann New Results in Numerical and Experimental Fluid Mechanics XI Contributions to the 20th STAB/DGLR Symposium Braunschweig, Germany, 2016

This book gathers contributions to the 20th biannual symposium of the German Aerospace Aerodynamics Association (STAB) and the German Society for Aeronautics and Astronautics (DGLR). The individual chapters reflect ongoing research conducted by the STAB members in the field of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

Topology Optimization Theory for Laminar Flow Applications in Inverse Design of Microfluidics by Zhenyu Liu Topology Optimization Theory for Laminar Flow Applications in Inverse Design of Microfluidics

This book presents the topology optimization theory for laminar flows with low and moderate Reynolds numbers, based on the density method and level-set method, respectively. The density-method-based theory offers efficient convergence, while the level-set-method-based theory can provide anaccurate mathematical expression...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/11/2017

Unified Theoretical Foundations of Lift and Drag in Viscous and Compressible External Flows by Luo-Qin Liu Unified Theoretical Foundations of Lift and Drag in Viscous and Compressible External Flows

This thesis analyzes aerodynamic forces in viscous and compressible external flows. It is unique, as the force theories discussed apply to fully viscous and compressible Navier-Stokes external flows, allowing them to be readily combined with computational fluid dynamics to form...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

OpenFOAM (R) Selected papers of the 11th Workshop by Joao Nobrega OpenFOAM (R) Selected papers of the 11th Workshop

This book contains selected papers of the 11th OpenFOAM (R) Workshop that was held in Guimaraes, Portugal, June 26 - 30, 2016. The 11th OpenFOAM (R) Workshop had more than 140 technical/scientific presentations and 30 courses, and was attended by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

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Go4Hybrid: Grey Area Mitigation for Hybrid RANS-LES Methods Results of the 7th Framework Research Project Go4Hybrid, Funded by the European Union, 2013-2015 by Charles Mockett Go4Hybrid: Grey Area Mitigation for Hybrid RANS-LES Methods Results of the 7th Framework Research Project Go4Hybrid, Funded by the European Union, 2013-2015

This book reports on the EU-funded 7th Framework project, Go4Hybrid (Grey Area Mitigation for Hybrid RANS-LES Methods). It presents new findings concerning the accuracy and reliability of current hybrid RANS-LES methods. It describes improved formulations of both non-zonal and embedded...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

Introduction to Multiphase Flow Basic Concepts, Applications and Modelling by George Yadigaroglu Introduction to Multiphase Flow Basic Concepts, Applications and Modelling

This book is the maiden volume in a new series devoted to lectures delivered through the annual seminars Short Courses on Multiphase Flow, held primarily at ETH Zurich continuously since 1984. The Zurich short courses, presented by prominent specialists in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Fluid Mechanics Aspects of Fire and Smoke Dynamics in Enclosures by Bart Merci Fluid Mechanics Aspects of Fire and Smoke Dynamics in Enclosures

This book aims at fulfilling the need for a handbook at undergraduate and starting researcher level on fire and smoke dynamics in enclosures, giving fluid mechanics aspects a central role. Fluid mechanics are essential at the level of combustion, heat...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Aortic Dissection: Simulation Tools for Disease Management and Understanding by Mona Alimohammadi Aortic Dissection: Simulation Tools for Disease Management and Understanding

This thesis addresses computation fluid dynamics modelling of aortic dissection (AD), in order to generate in silico diagnostic information and assess `virtual surgery' outcomes. The thesis introduces several important advances in the modelling of aortic dissection and lays essential groundwork...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2017

Challenges in Fluid Dynamics A New Approach by Radyadour Kh. Zeytounian Challenges in Fluid Dynamics A New Approach

This monograph presents a synopsis of fluid dynamics based on the personal scientific experience of the author who has contributed immensely to the field. The interested reader will also benefit from the general historical context in which the material is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Complex Fluid-Flows in Microfluidics by Francisco Jose Galindo-Rosales Complex Fluid-Flows in Microfluidics

This monograph contains expert knowledge on complex fluid-flows in microfluidic devices. The topical spectrum includes, but is not limited to, aspects such as the analysis, experimental characterization, numerical simulations and numerical optimization. The target audience primarily comprises researchers who intend...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

Numerical Simulation of Power Plants and Firing Systems by Heimo Walter Numerical Simulation of Power Plants and Firing Systems

The book comprises the fundamentals of the numerical simulation of fluid flows as well as the modelling of a power plant and plant components. The fundamental equations for heat and mass transfer will be prepared for the application in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/04/2017

Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology by George E. Totten Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology

Detailing the major developments of the last decade, the Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology, Second Edition updates the original and remains the most comprehensive and authoritative book on the subject. With all chapters either revised (in some cases, completely) or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Fluid-Structure Interactions and Uncertainties ANSYS and Fluent Tools by Abdelkhalak El Hami Fluid-Structure Interactions and Uncertainties ANSYS and Fluent Tools

This book is dedicated to the general study of fluid structure interaction with consideration of uncertainties. The fluid-structure interaction is the study of the behavior of a solid in contact with a fluid, the response can be strongly affected by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2017

Nano and Bio Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow by Majid (Professor of K N toosi University of Technology) Ghassemi, Azadeh (Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineerin Shahidian Nano and Bio Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow
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Nano and Bio Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow focuses on the use of nanoparticles for bio application and bio-fluidics from an engineering perspective. It introduces the mechanisms underlying thermal and fluid interaction of nanoparticles with biological systems. This book will...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/03/2017

Dynamics of Liquid Solidification Thermal Resistance of Contact Layer by Zygmunt Lipnicki Dynamics of Liquid Solidification Thermal Resistance of Contact Layer

This monograph comprehensively describes phenomena of heat flow during phase change as well as the dynamics of liquid solidification, i.e. the development of a solidified layer. The book provides the reader with basic knowledge for practical designs, as well as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/03/2017

Foundations of Gas Dynamics by Ruey-Hung (New Mexico State University) Chen Foundations of Gas Dynamics

This reference includes an applications focus on jet and rocket propulsion systems that will be useful for students and engineers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/03/2017

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