ME 320 COURSE PROFILE
DEGREE PROGRAM:
Mechanical Engineering
COURSE NUMBER: ME 320  COURSE TITLE: Fluid Mechanics I 
REQUIRED COURSE OR ELECTIVE COURSE: Required  TERMS OFFERED: Fall, Winter 
TEXTBOOK / REQUIRED MATERIAL: Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics, Munson, Okiishi, Huebsch, and Rothmayer, 7th edition  PRE / COREQUISITES: Math 215, MECHENG 235 and MECHENG 240. I, II (3 credits) 
COGNIZANT FACULTY: E. Johnsen 
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BULLETIN DESCRIPTION:
Fluid statics; conservation of mass, momentum, and energy in fixed and moving control volumes; steady and unsteady Bernoulli's equation; differential analysis of fluid flow; dimensional analysis and similitude; laminar and turbulent flow; boundary layers; lift and drag; applications to mechanical, biological, environmental, and microfluidic systems.


COURSE STRUCTURE/SCHEDULE: Lecture: 2 days per week at 1.5 hours 
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