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PHY1530H F generalFluid Mechanics

Course Title PHY1530H F general
Session fall
Year of Study 1st year
Time and Location Time: M2, F10
Location: MP606

Robin  Marjoribanks


Official Description

A first course in fluid mechanics aimed at graduate students in physics. No previous knowledge of the subject is assumed. Topics include: inviscid fluids, vorticity, surface waves, the Navier-Stokes equations, Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids, Stokes flow, drag, boundary layers, stability and instability, Rayleigh-Benard convection.

Note: Current year materials are posted on Blackboard portal and are accessible on request for interested students/U of T faculty. Course syllabus and notes from previous years can be found at the links below:

Textbook Fluid mechanics, Pijush K. Kundu
6th edition available on short term loan from the Physics Library