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# Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics

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**Unified Physics: Fluids**

by **Bob R. Hunter, Henry Allen** - **Delmar Publishers** , **1971**

An introductory treatment of basic fluid principles as well as others elected topics. The materials cover these concepts: differential forces, flow rates, opposition to flow, energy storage, time constants, impedance matching and resonance.

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**Lectures on Computational Fluid Dynamics**

by **Nikolai Kornev, Irina Cherunova** - **Bookboon** , **2015**

This book is written to introduce the basics of computational fluid dynamics including turbulence modelling. It contains three parts: basic computational fluid dynamics, turbulence modelling and application to some problems of human thermodynamics.

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**Lecture Notes on Gas Dynamics**

by **Joseph M. Powers** - **University of Notre Dame** , **2012**

These are a set of class notes for a gas dynamics/viscous flow course taught to juniors in Aerospace Engineering. It is expected that the student has some familiarity with concepts such as material derivatives, control volume analysis, etc.

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**Advances in Modeling of Fluid Dynamics**

by **Chaoqun Liu (ed.)** - **InTech** , **2012**

This book contains twelve chapters detailing significant advances and applications in fluid dynamics modeling with focus on biomedical, bioengineering, chemical, civil and environmental engineering, aeronautics, astronautics, and automotive.

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**Engineering Fluid Mechanics**

by **T. Al-Shemmeri** - **BookBoon** , **2012**

This book tackles the many laws and principles in a very clear and easy way describing the parameters that control the particular situation. The text is complemented by many worked examples, tutorial problems to help students get further practice.

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**Hydrostatics and Pneumatics**

by **Philip Magnus** - **Longmans** , **1891**

This Class-Book is intended for those who have already acquired some elementary knowledge of Mechanics, and are about to commence the study of Hydrostatics and Pneumatics. The author combines the Experimental with the Deductive method.

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**Advanced Fluid Dynamics**

by **Hyoung Woo Oh** - **InTech** , **2012**

This book provides a broad range of topics on fluid dynamics for advanced scientists and professional researchers. The text helps readers develop their own skills to analyze fluid dynamics phenomena encountered in professional engineering.

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**A First Course in Fluid Mechanics for Engineers**

by **Buddhi N. Hewakandamby** - **BookBoon** , **2012**

A First Course in Fluid Mechanics covers the basics of the engineering fluid mechanics without delving into deeper more mathematical concepts. Building from the most basic concepts, it covers the topics in fluid statics and dynamics.

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**Applied Aerodynamics**

by **Jorge Colman Lerner, Ulfilas Boldes** - **InTech** , **2012**

This Book covers numerous cases of stationary and non stationary aerodynamics; wave generation and propagation; wind energy; flow control techniques and, also, sports aerodynamics. Useful for researchers in several branches of applied aerodynamics.

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**Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics**

by **Hyoung Woo Oh** - **InTech** , **2012**

This comprehensive book can be used as a reference text to meet the needs of advanced scientists and research engineers who want to improve their computational fluid dynamics (CFD) skills to solve a variety of fluid flow problems.

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**Hydrodynamics: Natural Water Bodies**

by **Harry Edmar Schulz, et al.** - **InTech** , **2012**

This volume presents advanced topics on hydrodynamics: Mathematical Models in Fluid Mechanics; Biological Applications and Biohydrodynamics; Detailed Experimental Analyses of Fluids and Flows; Radiation-, Electro-, Magnetohydrodynamics, etc.

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**Drilling Fluid Engineering**

by **Pal Skalle** - **BookBoon** , **2010**

This book presents how to apply fluid mechanics on drilling fluid related challenges and explains the related physics involved and the different engineering approaches. The author is a professor of petroleum engineering at NTNU.

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**Computational Fluid Dynamics: Technologies and Applications**

by **Igor V. Minin, Oleg V. Minin** - **InTech** , **2011**

This is a state-of-art reference book in the area of computational fluid dynamics for CFD engineers, scientists, applied physicists and post-graduate students. The book also presents new and innovative CFD research and developments.

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**Wind Tunnels**

by **Satoru Okamoto** - **InTech** , **2011**

This book collects original research studies on recent applications in wind tunnel tests, exhibiting various investigation directions and providing a bird's eye view on this broad subject area. Addressed to researchers and professional engineers.

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**Intermediate Fluid Mechanics**

by **Joseph M. Powers** - **University of Notre Dame** , **2011**

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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**Hydraulics for Engineers and Engineering Students**

by **F. C. Lea** - **E. Arnold** , **1916**

Contents: fluids at rest; floating bodies; fluids in motion; flow of water through orifices and over weirs; flow through pipes; flow in open channels; gauging the flow of water; impact of water on vanes; water wheels and turbines; pumps; etc.

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**Computational Fluid Dynamics**

by **Hyoung Woo Oh** - **InTech** , **2010**

This book is intended to serve as a reference text for advanced scientists and research engineers to solve a variety of fluid flow problems using computational fluid dynamics. Chapters are contributed by the practiced experts in the field.

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**Computational Fluid Dynamics**

by **Abdulnaser Sayma** - **BookBoon** , **2009**

This book provides the basics of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) appropriate to modern day undergraduate study. The aim is to bridge the gap between books focusing on detailed theoretical analysis and commercial software user's guides.

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**Concise Hydraulics**

by **Dawei Han** - **BookBoon** , **2008**

Introductory textbook on hydraulics written for undergraduate students in civil and environmental engineering, environmental science and geography. The aim of this book is to provide a concise and comprehensive coverage of hydraulics.

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**Fundamentals of Multiphase Flow**

by **Christopher E. Brennen** - **Cambridge University Press** , **2005**

The book for graduate students and researchers at the cutting edge of investigations into the fundamental nature of multiphase flows. It is intended as a reference book for the basic methods used in the treatment of multiphase flows.

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**Fundamentals of Compressible Fluid Mechanics**

by **Genick Barâ€“Meir** , **2008**

This book describes the fundamentals of compressible flow phenomena for engineers and others. It can be used as a reference book for people who have some knowledge of the basics of fundamental fluid mechanics, calculus, and physics.

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**Cavitation and Bubble Dynamics**

by **Christopher E. Brennen** - **Oxford University Press** , **1995**

A treatment of the fundamental physical processes involved in bubble dynamics and cavitation. It is applicable to topics ranging from valve damage in hydroelectric equipment, ship propellers, and internal combustion engines to the turbines and pumps.

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**Hydrodynamics of Pumps**

by **Christopher E. Brennen** - **Concepts ETI** , **1994**

Monograph on the fluid dynamics of liquid turbomachines, particularly pumps. It is focused on problems associated with the flow of liquid through a rotating machine. The potential for cavitation and the high density of liquids lead to these problems.

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