Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulics And Hydraulic Machines

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Standard Publishers Distributors, Jan 1, 2005 - Fluid dynamics - 1128 pages
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In the book a large number of problems from the Examination paper of London University, Institution of Mechanical Engineers (London) Institution of Engineers (India) Union Public Service Commission (India) and Various Indian Universities have been included.CONTENTS : Part- I : Properties of Fluids * Pressure Measurement * Hydrostatic Forces on Surfaces * Buoyancy and Floating * Fluid Masses in Relative Equilibrium * Kinematics of Fluid Flow * Dynamics of Fluid Flow * Flow Measurement * Flow Through Orifices and Mouth Pieces * Flow over Notches and Weirs * Fundamentals of Flow Through Pipes * Fundamentals of Flow through Open Channels * Flow of Compressible Fluids Part-II : Advance Topics In Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulics : Dimensional Analysis * Hydraulic Similitude * Laminar Flow * Turbulent Flow Through Pipes * Boundary Layer Theory * Flow Around Immersed Bodies * Uniform Flow in Open Channels * Non Uniform Flow in Open Channels Part- III : Hydarulics Machines : Impacts of Free Jets * Hydraulic Turbines * Governing and Performance of Hydraulic Turbines * Reciprocating Pumps * Centrifugal Pumps * Miscellaneous Hydraulic Devices and Machines Part-IV : Iscellaneous Topics : Fluvial Hydraulics * Elementary Hydrodynamics * Water Power Engineering * Laboratory Experiments Part-V : Appendices : Appendix A : Miscellaneous Objective Type Questions * Appendix B : Cavitation * Appendix C : Geometrical Properties of Plane Areas * Appendix D : secondary Flow * Appendix E : Use Vector Notaions * Appendix F : Computer Programes * Reference * Index.

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In the book a large number of problems from the Examination paper of London University, Institution of Mechanical Engineers (London) Institution of Engineers (India) Union Public Service Commission (India) and Various Indian Universities have been included.CONTENTS : Part- I : Properties of Fluids * Pressure Measurement * Hydrostatic Forces on Surfaces * Buoyancy and Floating * Fluid Masses in Relative Equilibrium * Kinematics of Fluid Flow * Dynamics of Fluid Flow * Flow Measurement * Flow Through Orifices and Mouth Pieces * Flow over Notches and Weirs * Fundamentals of Flow Through Pipes * Fundamentals of Flow through Open Channels * Flow of Compressible Fluids Part-II : Advance Topics In Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulics : Dimensional Analysis * Hydraulic Similitude * Laminar Flow * Turbulent Flow Through Pipes * Boundary Layer Theory * Flow Around Immersed Bodies * Uniform Flow in Open Channels * Non Uniform Flow in Open Channels Part- III : Hydarulics Machines : Impacts of Free Jets * Hydraulic Turbines * Governing and Performance of Hydraulic Turbines * Reciprocating Pumps * Centrifugal Pumps * Miscellaneous Hydraulic Devices and Machines Part-IV : Iscellaneous Topics : Fluvial Hydraulics * Elementary Hydrodynamics * Water Power Engineering * Laboratory Experiments Part-V : Appendices : Appendix A : Miscellaneous Objective Type Questions * Appendix B : Cavitation * Appendix C : Geometrical Properties of Plane Areas * Appendix D : secondary Flow * Appendix E : Use Vector Notaions * Appendix F : Computer Programes * Reference * Index. 

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