MECH 616 Viscous Flow and Boundary Layer Theory (4 credits)

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Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Mechanical Engineering : Navier-Stokes equations. Laminar boundary layer equations. Similarity, approximate and exact solutions, including wakes and jets. Boundary layer separation. Stability of laminar flow. Transition to turbulence. Lubrication theory. Low Reynolds numbers flows, Oseen approximation.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • (3-0-9)

  • Prerequisite: MECH 610 or permission of instructor.