2.06 Fluid Dynamics


Class Info

Introduction to principal concepts and methods of fluid mechanics. Pressure, hydrostatics, and buoyancy. Control volume analysis. Mass conservation and momentum conservation for moving fluids. Viscous fluid flows, flow through pipes. Dimensional analysis. Boundary layers, and lift and drag on objects.

This class has 2.001 as a prerequisite.

2.06 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by G. H. McKinley.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 3-270.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits.

You can find more information at the MIT + 2.06 - Google Search site or on the 2.06 Stellar site.

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