**CE6451 Syllabus FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY**

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**CE6451 Syllabus FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY ****OBJECTIVES:**

- The applications of the conservation laws to flow through pipes and hydraulic machines are studied
- To understand the importance of dimensional analysis.
- To understand the importance of various types of flow in pumps and turbines.

**FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY CE6451 Syllabus ****UNIT I FLUID PROPERTIES AND FLOW CHARACTERISTICS**

** **Units and dimensions- Properties of fluids- mass density, specific weight, specific volume, specific gravity, viscosity, compressibility, vapor pressure, surface tension and capillarity. Flow characteristics – concept of control volume – application of continuity equation, energy equation and momentum equation.

**CE6451 Syllabus FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY UNIT II FLOW THROUGH CIRCULAR CONDUITS**

** **Hydraulic and energy gradient – Laminar flow through circular conduits and circular annuli-Boundary layer concepts – types of boundary layer thickness – Darcy Weisbach equation –friction factor- Moody diagram- commercial pipes- minor losses – Flow through pipes in series and parallel.

**CE6451 FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY Syllabus UNIT III DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS**

** **Need for dimensional analysis – methods of dimensional analysis – Similitude –types of similitude – Dimensionless parameters- application of dimensionless parameters – Model analysis.

**UNIT IV PUMPS CE6451 Syllabus FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY**

** **Impact of jets – Euler’s equation – Theory of roto-dynamic machines – various efficiencies– velocity components at entry and exit of the rotor- velocity triangles – Centrifugal pumps– working principle – work done by the impeller – performance curves – Reciprocating pump- working principle – Rotary pumps –classification.

**UNIT V TURBINES CE6451 Syllabus FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY**

** **Classification of turbines – heads and efficiencies – velocity triangles. Axial, radial and mixed flow turbines. Pelton wheel, Francis turbine and Kaplan turbines- working principles – work done by water on the runner – draft tube. Specific speed – unit quantities – performance curves for turbines – governing of turbines.

**TOTAL: 45 PERIODS**

Subject Name | FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY |

Subject Code | CE6451 |

Regulation | 2013 |

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