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Introductory fluid mechanics for physicists and mathematicians

Author: G J Pert
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom : John Wiley & Sons Inc., [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This text will introduce the core ideas of fluid mechanics using both theoretical and experimental methods. The approach will be through physics and analytic methods. Empirical methods as used in engineering will be introduced when necessary if analytic methods are intractable"--
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Pert, G.J. (Geoffrey J.).
Introductory fluid mechanics for physicists and mathematicians.
Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2013
(DLC) 2013015466
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G J Pert
ISBN: 9781119944843 1119944848 9781119944850 1119944856
OCLC Number: 840937583
Description: xx, 468 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface xvii 1 Introduction 1 2 Flow of Ideal Fluids 25 3 Viscous Fluids 75 4 Waves and Instabilities in Fluids 93 5 Turbulent Flow 117 6 Boundary Layer Flow 139 7 Convective Heat Transfer 175 8 Compressible Flow and Sound Waves 209 9 Characteristics and Rarefactions 219 10 Shock Waves 241 11 Aerofoils in Low-Speed Incompressible Flow 295 12 Aerofoils in High-Speed Compressible Fluid Flow 341 13 Deflagrations and Detonations 363 14 Self-similar Methods in Compressible Gas Flow and Intermediate Asymptotics 383 Problems 417 Solutions 427 Bibliography 455 Index 463
Responsibility: Geoffrey J. Pert.
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This textbook presents essential methodology for physicists of the theory and applications of fluid mechanics within a single volume. Building steadily through a syllabus, it will be relevant to  Read more...

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Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates and graduate students in physics and mathematics. (Choice, 1 January 2014)

 
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