Introduction to Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer - MATS2005

Faculty: Faculty of Science

School: School of Materials Science and Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

Excluded: MATS1152, MATS1232

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Fluid properties, Newtonian and non- Newtonian fluids; principles of fluid motion, mass and momentum balances; turbulent flow, dimensional analysis; mechanical energy balance, Bernoulli’s equation; conduction and Fourier’s law, steady-state conduction; forced and natural convection heat transfer; radiation, single body radiation, radiation exchange between objects.


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