# PHY1530H F general: Fluid Mechanics

Course Title | PHY1530H F general |
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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 |
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