Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

MET 3101 Fluid Mechanics Principles & Applications

Prerequisites: ENGR 2214 and TCOM 2010


The objective of this course is to present fluid mechanics concepts and their applications to practical problems. The main areas are fluid properties, fluid statics, flow in conduits, pump selection and operation, fluid power systems, momentum transfer, external flow, and open channel flow. Principles will be related to industrial applications. Hands-on laboratory exercises will demonstrate principles and applications.

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