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Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Hydraulic Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and NPTEL via Swayam


Hydraulic engineering, as a sub-discipline of civil engineering, is concerned with the flow and conveyance of fluids. This course consists of the topic like viscous fluid flow, laminar and turbulent flow, boundary layer analysis, dimensional analysis, open channel flows, flow through pipes, and computational fluid dynamics. The objective of this course is to introduce various hydraulic engineering problems like open channel flows and hydraulic machines. In addition this course is a compulsory part of AICTE Civil Engineering curricula
INTENDED AUDIENCE : Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering
PREREQUISITES : Basic Fluid Mechanics



Week 1 : Basics of Fluid Mechanics 1Week 2 : Basics of Fluid Mechanics 2Week 3 : Laminar and Turbulent Fluid FlowWeek 4 : Boundary Layer AnalysisWeek 5 : Dimensional Analysis and Hydraulic SimilitudeWeek 6 : Introduction to Open Channel Flow and Uniform FlowWeek 7 : Non-Uniform Flow and Hydraulic JumpWeek 8 : Pipe flowWeek 9 : Pipe NetworksWeek 10 : Viscous Fluid FlowWeek 11 : Computational Fluid DynamicsWeek 12 : Introduction to Wave Mechanics (Inviscid Flow)

Taught by

Prof. Mohammad Saud Afzal

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  • Genilson Luiz Dos Santos Fernandes
    Sonho ter este curso, sera um diferencial muito grande para mim.

    Então, eu trabalho nessa área a muito tempo como técnico e ainda atuou neste momento a está área, portanto, para me ter esse curso é será muito.

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