Fluid Mechanics Lab

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Oct 24, 2013 (4 years and 2 months ago)

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Fluid Mechanics Lab


MET website


SPSU e
-
mail


Syllabus


Notes


Power Point

Fluid Mechanics Lab Syllabus


Contact information


ADA


Prerequisites


Outcomes


Grade


Text

Fluid Mechanics Lab Notes


Schedule


Lab locations


Groups

Fluid Mechanics Lab Power Point


Fluid principles


Changes in schedule

Fluid Mechanics Lab


Demonstrate fluid principles


Hands
-
on: equipment &
instrumentation


Team work


Communication skills

Communications


Skill valued by employers


surveys


S.D. Warren

FM Lab


Preparation for industry


Good work habits


Safety


Housekeeping: safe, efficient, OSHA


On
-
time; in right place

Fluid Mechanics Lab


Reports


Individual


Due dates


Ethical behavior academic dishonesty

Reports


Follow format
EXACTLY


Format


Title page


Objective


Procedure


Data


Results


Conclusion


Appendix


Reports


Word processor


Proper grammar


Complete sentences


Computer
-
generated graphs

Reports


Neat & orderly


Follow format exactly

Graphs


Present data in concise, clear manner


See trends


Compare conditions


Extrapolate data


Develop equation to describe data

Graphs


Computer generated


Descriptive title


Abscissa


independent variable;
ordinate


dependent variable


Label axes: name & units; orientation



Graphs


Axes increment: consistent
increments; appropriately sized


Legend


Staple upper right


Multiple axes
-

example

Graphs


Continuous functions


smooth, best
fit curve. Do not force the curve
through every data point.


No “free
-
hand” curve


Curve vs bar chart