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AMATH 505 A: Introduction To Fluid Dynamics

Meeting Time: 
MTWF 11:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
JHN 175
SLN: 
10248
Joint Sections: 
OCEAN 511 A, ATM S 505 A
Instructor:
Chris Bretherton
Chris Bretherton
Catalog Description: 
Eulerian equations for mass-motion; Navier-Stokes equation for viscous fluids, Cartesion tensors, stress-strain relations; Kelvin's theorem, vortex dynamics; potential flows, flows with high-low Reynolds numbers; boundary layers, introduction to singular perturbation techniques; water waves; linear instability theory. Prerequisite: either a course in partial differential equations or permission of instructor. Offered: jointly with ATM S 505/OCEAN 511; A, odd years.
Credits: 
4.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 6, 2018 - 9:10pm
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