Fluid Mechanics 3
TeachersKOROYASU, SadatoshiStaffInfo
Grade, SemesterYear 3 1st semest [Department of Mechanical and Precision System, Faculty of Science and Engineering]
CategorySpecial Subjects
Elective, CreditsElective 2credit
 Syllabus Number1B301

Course Description

The study of compressible fluid flow.Group discussion is allowed when report is prepared at every exercise.In this lesson, we mainly acquire knowledge about DP1.

Course Objectives

The study of phenomena of fluid flow as a basis for mechanical engineer.

Grading Policy

A total of 60% or more from the result of the exercise in every lecture and the total exercise is regarded as passing.
Reports on exercises from every lecture (80%), general exercises (20%)

Textbook and Reference

Textbooknothing special.


We will apply the contents of previous lectures often, please read and review essential points in the notes (30 minutes). Preparation for each lesson : Contents and amount of preparation will be advised in writing, etc. at the end of the last lesson.


nothing special.


1Outline of Fluid Dynamics 3
2Basics of compressible fluid (isothermal change)
3Basics of compressible fluid (adiabatic change)
4Ideal gas
5First law of thermodynamics
6Basics of sound and shock waves
7Sonic and sound speed
8Mach number
9Bernoulli's equation for compressed flow
10Application of Bernoulli's equation for compressed flow (Pitot tube and expanding tube)
11Isentropic flow (outflow from nozzle)
12Subsonic flow
13Supersonic flow
14Shock wave
15Total exercises and summary