Readings

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Texts

Amazon logo Newman, J. N. Marine Hydrodynamics. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1977. ISBN: 9780262140263.
(Not required - an old edition will do, however, readings are assigned.)

Amazon logo Sabersky, R. H., A. J. Acosta, E. G. Hauptmann, and E. M. Gates. Fluid Flow. 4th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1998. ISBN: 9780135763728.

Recommended Readings

The following abbreviations will be used to indicate the textbook and recommended reading sections. The topics in the table below closely approximate those in the calendar.

JNN - Newman, Marine Hydrodynamics

SAH - Sabersky, Acosta, Haouptmann, and Gates, Fluid Flow, 4th Ed.

* - Mark for advanced subjects


CHAPTER # TOPICS READINGS
0 Introduction JNN 1.0, 3.0, 3.1

SAH 1.1, 1.2, App.3
1 Basic Equations JNN 3.3, 3.2, 3.4, 3.5

SAH 2.2, 4.2, 2.4
1.1 Description of Flow
1.2 Mass and Momentum Conservation JNN 3.6-3.9
1.3 Transport Theorem
1.4 Continuity Equation
1.5 Euler's Equation
1.6 Newtonian Fluids
1.7 Navier-Stokes Equation SAH 2.6, 2.8
1.8 Boundary Conditions
1.9 Body Forces, Gravity
2 Similitude
2.1 Dimensional Analysis JNN 2.0-2.2

SAH 5.1
2.2 Similarity Parameters JNN 1.0

SAH 5.2, 5.3
3 Ideal (Inviscid) Fluid Flow JNN 4.0-4.2

SAH 2.2, 2.4, 6.1-6.4
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Vorticity, Kelvin's Theorem
3.3 Potential Flow
3.4 Bernoulli's Equation JNN 4.3, 4.4, 4.6

SAH 3.1, 3.6, 3.7
3.5 Boundary Conditions
3.6 Stream Function
3.7 Simple Potential Flows JNN 4.5, 4.18, 4.10

SAH 6.5, 6.6, 6.8, 6.9
3.8 Method of Images
3.9 D'Alembert's Paradox
3.10 Lift Due to Circulation JNN 4.13-4.16

SAH 6.7, 6.11
3.11 Unsteady Motion, Added Mass
*3.12 Slender-Body Approx.
4 Real (Viscous) Fluid Flow JNN 2.4, 2.12, 2.5

SAH 5.7, 5.8, 7.1, 7.2
4.1 Flow Past a Sphere
4.2 Drag on a Flat Plate
4.3 Plane Couette Flow JNN 3.10-3.13

SAH 7.3, 7.4
4.4 Poiseuille Flow
*4.5 Unsteady Flow over a Flat Plate
4.6 Laminar Boundary Layer JNN 3.14-3.16

SAH 8.1-8.4, 8.6, 8.7
4.7 Turbulent Flow, Reynolds' Stress JNN 3.17-3.21

SAH 8.9
4.8 Turbulent Boundary Layer
5 Model Tests JNN 2.5, 2.6

SAH 5.7, 5.8, 8.10
5.1 Steady Flow
5.2 Unsteady Forces JNN 2.11, 2.9
*5.3 Drag on a Ship Hull
6 Surface Waves JNN 2.3, 4.9, 6.0-6.2

SAH 11.1, 11.13
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Small Amplitude Waves
6.3 Plane Progressive Waves
6.4 Wave Dispersion JNN 6.3, 6.5, 6.6-6.8
*6.5 Mass Transport
6.6 Superposition
6.7 Group Velocity, Wave Energy
6.8 2D Ship Waves, Wave Resistance JNN 6.9, 6.10
*6.9 3D Ship Wave Pattern
6.10 Wave Forces on a Body JNN 2.13, 2.14
7 Lifting Surfaces JNN 2.7, 5.0, 5.1

SAH 6.11, 6.12
7.1 Lift and Drag of a Foil
7.2 2D Lifting Surfaces, Linearized Theory, Analysis and Design Problems JNN 5.2-5.5

SAH 6.13
*7.3 3D Lifting Surfaces

JNN 5.8-5.10

*7.4 Propellers JNN 2.8, 2.10