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Title: Marine Hydrodynamics
Department: Ocean Engineering
Author: Dr. T. Sahoo
University: IIT Kharagpur
Type: WebLink
Abstract: COURSE OUTLINE

Introduction - ideal and viscous incompressible fluid; Kinematics of fluid; Lagrangian and Eulerian methods of description, velocity, acceleration, streamlines, pathlines, vorticity; Equation of continuity; Eulerís Equations of motion; Bernoulli's equation and its application, Two dimensional motion - velocity potential, stream function, Sources, sinks, dipoles; Flow past a circular cylinder with and without circulation; Blasius Theorem; Problems on the motion of perfect fluids - steady translation of a cylinder in an infinite fluid medium, unsteady translation; Added mass of cylinders; Spheres;

The vortex system-circular vortex, two dimensional sources and vortex distributions, vortex sheets; Lifting Surfaces, Aerofoil theory - complex potential- Method of Conformal mapping- Joukowski profile; Flow past a Joukowski profile; Velocity and pressure distribution on aerofoils; Viscous fluids- Navier-Stokes equations, Laminar flow, Poiseuille flow, Couette flow, flow through a pipe; Boundary layer Theory-Reynolds Number; Boundary layer along a flat plate; Blasius solution; Separation, Von Karman momentum integral method;

Introduction to Turbulence; Gravity waves- Airy's wave; Free surface condition; Velocity potential- Dispersion relation; Surface tension effects; Orbital motion; Group velocity and its dynamical significance; Wave energy; Standing waves; Loops and nodes, Wave forces and Morison's equation, Long waves and waves in a canal; Tides.
 
   
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