Advanced Thermofluids (526H3)
15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)
- Flow governing equations
- turbulence: Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes equations, mixing length and k-e model
- integral methods for boundary layers
- combustion, including radiation in gases
- unsteady flow
- measurement techniques
- lubrication: Reynolds equation, regimes of lubrication
- compressible flows.
30%: Coursework (Report)
70%: Examination (Unseen examination)
Contact hours and workload
This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 27 hours of contact time and 123 hours of independent study.
This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.