MECH ENG 4U3 Compressible Flow and Turbomachinery
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Sun, Jan 13 Lectures 2: Isentropic 1d flow posted
Sun, Jan 6 posted
Instructor: Dr. S.W. Tullis
Extension: 27692 - email is far preferred
e-mail: stullis @ mcmaster.ca
Office Hours: No specific hours, although I am available in the class
or my office after lectures for questions. Other meetings can easily be arranged by email.
Teaching Assistant/Marker: Mahsa Rezaee rezaem3 @ mcmaster.ca
To get course summary/syllabus sheet (for the full course)
Time: 2 hours
The test covers all of the compressible flow material.
Textbook (Fox and the McMaster undergrad thermo text) and your notes allowed. Only standard calculators though - no laptops or any other electronics etc.
Time: 2.5 hours
Check with the registrar or on Mosaic to confirm.
The exam covers all of the year's material, both compressible flow and turbomachinery.
Compressible Flow - Fox & McDonald
Turbomachinery - Dixon and Hall (Fluid mechanics and thermodynamics of turbomachinery 7th edition).
- Anderson, Modern Compressible Flow (on reserve at Thode)
- Shapiro, The dynamics & thermodynamics of compressible flows
- Daneshyar, One dimensional compressible flow
Mon, Wed, Thurs 1:30 HH102
Lectures Part 1: Introduction
Lectures Part 2: Isentropic 1D flow
Hand in assignments to Box in JHE-307.
For 6U03 there is a research project and presentation in addition to the 4U03 course requirements.
The written project report is due on XXX, and the presentations will be to the 4U3 class on XXX. Each presentation will be XXX minutes with XXX minutes for questions.
Please talk with me directly to be clear on the requirements for the project - in particular, the projects shall be on current research on a topic in compressible flow or turbomachinery.
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