Intermediate Fluid Mechanics
by Joseph M. Powers
Publisher: University of Notre Dame 2011
Number of pages: 323
Lecture notes on intermediate fluid mechanics: Derivation of governing equations of mass, momentum, and energy for a viscous, compressible fluid; general survey of vortex dynamics, potential flow, viscous flow, and compressible flow.
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