Course Title : Fluid Mechanics

Course Code : MT-224

Course Duration: 1 Semester

Credit Units: (3+1) 4 credit

 Teacher:                                Engr, Anam Shahzadi
                                                Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology


Course Outline :

1. Introduction

2. Fluid Statics

3. Kinematics of fluid flow

4. Measurement of flow rate velocity

5. Energy consideration in staedy flow

6. Dimensional analysis

7. Steady and incompressible flow in pressure conduits

Course pre-requisites:

Following  topics are the pre-requiisites of Fluid Mechanics. The detail is given below

Kinetic energy, Bernoulies equation, Euler equation, distinction between solid and fluid,gas and liquid.

  Course Learning outcomes:

After the completion of course student will enable to understand different properties of fluid in statics and kinematics and also will be familiar with flow and pressure measuring instruments.

Textbooks to be used for the course:

 1. B. R. Munson, A. P. Rothmayer, T. H. Okiishi, W. W. Huebsch, Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics, J. Wiley & Sons.
2. P. J. Pritchard and J. W. Mitchell, Fox and McDonald's Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, J. Wiley & Sons.
3. F. M. White, Fluid Mechanics. McGraw Hill.

Description of System of Evaluation (Exam, assignments etc)

1. Quiz-1:5%

2. Term Paper: 30%

3.Quiz-2 :5%

4. Assignment: 5%

5. Final Paper: 50%

6. Attendance: 5%

Weekly Plan:


Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Week 9

Week 10

Week 11

Week 12

Week 13

Week 14

Week 15

Week 16

Introduction+ Course outline

Introduction to fluid dynamics

Distinction between solid and fluid, gas and liquid

Fluid Statics

Pressure measuring devices

Buoyancy and stability of submerged and floating bodies

Flow measuring devices

Mid term online by assigning topic to each students

Bernoulli’s equation

Hydraulics Machines

Euler’s equation

Vortex  flow

Flow in circular pipes

Laminar flow

Turbulent flow

Final Term

Key dates and time of class meetings:

Semester Start: 13 January 2020

Semester End: 8 May 2020





Course Material