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MECH ENG 2021 - Thermo-Fluids I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 7 hours per week
Restriction: Available to Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical), Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining), Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Petroleum) & associated double degree students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: MATHS 1011 & MATHS 1012, C&ENVENG 1010 or CEME 1004 & MECH ENG 1007
Assessment: Assignments, practicals, final exam
Syllabus:

An introduction to mechanical engineering thermodynamics, dealing with the application of the first and second laws of thermodynamics to the thermodynamic performance analysis of typical thermo-mechanical plant components, using condensable vapours or gases as the working fluid. The course includes energy and entropy balance for closed and open systems. Basic fluid mechanics including: kinematics and dynamics of fluid flows; conservation laws applied to fluid flow; Euler, Bernoulli, Navier-Stokes equations; dimensional analysis; differential and integral flow analysis; flow visualisation.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13311 LE01 250 5 3 Mar - 7 Apr Tuesday 12pm - 2pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 9am - 11am Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
28 Apr - 9 Jun Tuesday 12pm - 2pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 11 Jun Thursday 9am - 11am Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13761 PR11 24 4 28 Apr - 28 Apr Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13762 PR10 24 1 9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 12pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13763 PR09 24 FULL 7 Apr - 7 Apr Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13764 PR08 24 1 2 Apr - 2 Apr Thursday 12pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13765 PR07 24 FULL 31 Mar - 31 Mar Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13766 PR06 24 FULL 24 Mar - 24 Mar Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13767 PR05 24 3 26 Mar - 26 Mar Thursday 12pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13768 PR04 24 FULL 19 Mar - 19 Mar Thursday 12pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13769 PR03 24 4 17 Mar - 17 Mar Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13770 PR02 24 4 12 Mar - 12 Mar Thursday 12pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory
13771 PR01 24 2 10 Mar - 10 Mar Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Engineering Sth, S137, Laboratory