This section contains free e-books and guides on Fluid Mechanics, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Fluid Mechanics lecture notesRichard FitzpatrickOnline
| 282 Pages
A complete set of lecture notes
for an upper-division undergraduate Fluid Mechanics course. The course
concentrates on those aspects of fluid mechanics that can be studied
analytically. Topics covered include hydrodynamics, surface tension, boundary
layers, potential flow, aerodynamics, viscous flow, and waves.
|Basics of Fluid Mechanics [PDF 189p]|
|Fundamentals of Compressible Flow Mechanics [PDF 376p]|
IB lecture notes on fluid dynamicsM. E. McIntyreOnline
| NA Pages
This note covers the
following topics: Kinematics, Flow Visualization, Material Derivative, Stream
Functions, Dynamics, Applications Of Momentum Integral, Vorticity, Irrotational
Flows, Applications Of Irrotational and Time dependent Bernoulli, Kinetic
Energy, Vortex Motion, Flows With a Free Surface.
Fluid Dynamics Class HandoutThis note covers the following topics: Kinematics, Flow Visualization, Material Derivative, Conservation of Mass,
Kinematic Boundary Conditions, Incompressibility, Stream function, Motion of a
material line element, Dynamics, Vorticity, Kelvin's circulation theorem,
| ion theorem,
|Computational Fluid Dynamics of Incompressible Flow (PDF 155p)|
Basic Computational Numerical Analysis (PDF 1.7 MB)J.
| 166 Pages
This book explains the following topics: Numerical linear algebra,
Solution of non linear equation, Approximation theory, Numerical solotion of
ODEs, Numerical solotion of PDEs.
Introduction to TurbulenceJ. M. McDonoughPDF
| 179 Pages
This book explains the following topics:
Fundamental Considerations, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Turbulence,
Large-Eddy Simulation and Multi-Scale Methods.
Fluid Dynamics (PDF 75P)C. NashPDF
| 75 Pages
book explains the following topics: The equation of continuity, Eulerís equation of motion for non-viscous fluids,
Bernoulliís equation, Adiabatic flow and the Mach number, Two dimensional flow
and complex variable methods, Viscous flow, the Navier-Stokes equation and the
satisfactory vorticity equation , Dissipation of energy in a viscous
|Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Class Notes|
|Advanced Fluid Dynamics of the Environment|
|Lectures in Elementary Fluid Dynamics [PDF 163]|
|Elementary fluid dynamics (PDF 163)|
|An Introduction to Fluid Mechanics (PDF 126P) new|