101-0203-AAL  Hydraulics I

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersR. Stocker
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentEnrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.


AbstractThe course teaches the basics of hydromechanics, relevant for civil and environmental engineers.
ObjectiveFamiliarization with the basics of hydromechanics of steady state flows
ContentProperties of water, hydrostatics, continuity, Euler equation of motion, Navier Stokes euqation, similarity, Bernoulli principle, momentum equation for finite volumes, potential flows, ideal fluids-real fluids, boundary layer, pipe flow, open channel flow, flow in porous media, flow measurements, demonstration experiments in the lecture hall
Lecture notesScript and collection of problems available (in German)
LiteratureBollrich, Technische Hydromechanik 1, Verlag Bauwesen, Berlin