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Syllabus | B.Tech Civil Engineering | Fluid Mechanics Lab | 13010312

Course

Code

Fluid Mechanics Lab

Learning Schedule
L T P C
13010312 Pre-requisites: Basis Engg. At semester-1 0 0 2 1

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  1. To compare the results of analytical models to the actual behaviour of real fluid flows;
  2. To practice standard measurement techniques of fluid mechanics and their applications.
  3. To impart the practical knowledge about the performance characteristics of pumps and turbines.

 

COURSE OUTCOMES

On completion of this course, the students will be able to,

  1. Utilize basic measurement techniques of fluid mechanics.
  2. Discuss the differences among measurement techniques, their relevance and applications.
  3. Demonstrate practical understanding of friction losses in pipes.
  4. Carryout the performance analysis of pumps and turbines.

 

 

List of Experiments

 

  1. Conducting experiments to verify Bernoulli’s theorem.
  2. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Venturi-meter.
  3. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Rectangular notch.
  4. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given V- notch.
  5. Determination of head loss in pipes connected in series.
  6. Determination of head loss in pipes connected in parallel.
  7. To study the performance characteristics of Centrifugal pump.
  8. To study the performance characteristics of reciprocating pump.

 

Text Books

  1. R.K. Bansal A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines. Laxmi Publication.

 

Reference Books

  1. P. N. Modi and S. M. Seth Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics including Hydraulic Machines, Standard Publications.
  2. D.S. Kumar Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Engineering, Katson Publishing House.