Aerodynamics of Ventilation
- Department of Environmental Engineering
Application of fluid mechanics principles in heating, ventilation and air-conditioning. Solution tools for problems concerning air flow indoors or in ducts.
Basics of fluid mechanics.
- Syllabus of lectures:
Incompressible fluid flow, kinematics and deformation of fluid element, potential flow, Euler equations, Bernoulli equation, Navier-Stokes equations, turbulence, Reynolds averaged Navier-Stokes equations, indoor air flow, experimental methods.
- Syllabus of tutorials:
Static pressure in a building, air flow in ducts, mean velocities, potential flow, air exhaust ventilation of industrial tanks, boundary layer flow, free jet, wall jet.
- Study Objective:
Knowledge and skills in practical applications of fluid flow principles in ventilation.
- Study materials:
Etheridge, D., Sandberg M. Building Ventilation: Theory and Measurement. Chichester : J. Wiley & Sons, 1996.
724 s. ISBN 0-471-96087-X.
· Cohen I. M., Kundu P. K., Ayyaswamy P. S. Fluid Mechanics, 4th ed. Oxford : Academic Press, 2008. 901 pp.
ISBN 978-0-08-055583-6 [e-book].
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
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