Fluid Mechanics 1 (ILV)

Course numberB2.06060.32.090
Course codeFLM 1
Semester of degree program Semester 2
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,5
Language of instruction German

Students are able to determine the flow-relevant variables and perform simple calculations. Students have a first idea of what determines the behavior of liquids and gases at rest or in motion.

B2.00000.12.080 - Engineering Mathematics 1BB2.00000.21.140 - 2AB2.00000.21.180 Engineering Mathematics - Physics 2A

Introduction to fluid mechanics

Material properties

Flow variables

Hydro-and aerostatic pressure

Fluid pressure

Force on container walls

Hydrostatic buoyancy

Hydro-and aerodynamics

Streamline theory

Frictionless flow


Lossy flow

Potential flow

One-dimensional sound propagation

Incompressible potential flow

Laboratory experiments

Zierep: Grundzüge der Strömungslehre, SpringerOertel et al.: Strömungsmechanik, SpringerVon Böckh: Fluidmechanik, SpringerFox, Pritchard, McDonald: Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.