FYTA14 Fluid Dynamics, 7.5 HP

Course responsible: Patrik Edén

Formal course plan (pdf)

Course evaluations:
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

PRELIMINARY schedule spring 17:
Preliminary schedule 2017

Lecturer spring 17:
Patrik Edén (theoretical physics)

Introductory meeting 2017:
Wednesday 22/3, 13.15. Lecture room HUB, theoretical physics

Literature

Benny Lautrup, Physics of Continuous Matter, CRC Press; 2 edition (ISBN 978-1420077001)
A note with some errata.

Overview, time plan

The expected division of the course content for the five problem solving sessions:

1: Field calculus, pressure, buoyancy
Appendix C; chapters 1, 2, 3.1

2: Continuum dynamics, geostrophic balance
Chapters 12, 18.0-18.2

3: Nearly ideal flow, compressible flow, waves
Chapters 13, 14, 25

4: Stress tensor, viscosity
Chapters 6, 15

5: Boundary layers, turbulence
Chapter 18.3; parts of chapters 16, 17, 31

Hand-ins 2016

Corrected solutions are in your personal boxes next to the lecture hall.

Hand-in 1: Problem 2d on extra pdf.
Hand-in 2: Problem 3.2.
Hand-in 3: Problem 2 on pdf for chap 13+14. 2nd corrections due: Tuesday 160531, 13.15.
Hand-in 4: Problem 16 on extra pdf. Corrections due: Tuesday 160524, 13.15.
Hand-in 5: Problem 11 a-d on extra pdf. Answer to 11b is available, therefore you must motivate your answer. Corrections due: Tuesday 160531, 13.15.

Recommended Problems

Will be upgraded based on response from previous years.

Notes

Brief summaries of:
Chap 1, App C, chap 3.1
Chap 2
Chap 12
Chap 6 and 15
Chap 13
Chap 14 and 25
Chap 18
Turbulence (chap 31 and 17)

This page was created in January 2013.
Available at http://home.thep.lu.se/~patrik/fyta14/index.html.
Latest update: May 13, 2016.