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Updated: Fri, 07/12/2024 - 12:16

McGill Alert. The downtown campus will remain partially closed through the evening of Monday, July 15. See the Campus Safety site for details.

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MECH 616 Viscous Flow and Boundary Layer Theory (4 credits)

Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Mechanical Engineering : Navier-Stokes equations. Laminar boundary layer equations. Similarity, approximate and exact solutions, including wakes and jets. Boundary layer separation. Stability of laminar flow. Transition to turbulence. Lubrication theory. Low Reynolds numbers flows, Oseen approximation.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

  • (3-0-9)

  • Prerequisite: MECH 610 or permission of instructor.

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