by Eazy-Notes | Jun 11, 2016 | Fluid Mechanics, Physics

Search Your Query Here Basic Buoyancy and Floatation Concepts and Formulas Buoyancy When a body is immersed in a fluid, an upward force is exerted by the fluid on the body which is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by the body. This upward force is called...
by Eazy-Notes | Jun 10, 2016 | Fluid Mechanics

Search Your Query Here Basic Fluid Properties Definitions Real Fluid A fluid is said to be real if it has a viscosity, finite compressibility, and surface tension. Ideal Fluid A fluid is said to be ideal if it is assumed to be both incompressible and non-viscous. Its...
by Eazy-Notes | Dec 9, 2015 | Fluid Mechanics, Videos

Search Your Query Here Degrees of freedom? The total number of possible independent ways which define the position and configuration of a mechanical system. The total number of independent ways a particle can exchange energy. Degrees of Freedom (f) for a Rigid Body A...
by Eazy-Notes | Dec 9, 2015 | Fluid Mechanics, GATE

Solid Friction and Viscosity Similarities & Dissimilarities Dissimilarities Viscous force is directly proportional to the relative velocity of the layers of liquid under consideration whereas Solid Friction is independent of the relative velocity of bodies in...
by Eazy-Notes | Dec 9, 2015 | Fluid Mechanics

Search Your Query Here HYDRO-STATICS? The Branch of science which deals with the study of fluids at rest. Pascal’s Law It states that the pressure or intensity of pressure at a point in a fluid at rest is equal in all directions. Let consider a fluid at rest in...
by Eazy-Notes | Apr 15, 2015 | Fluid Mechanics, GATE, Thermodynamics

Simple and Easy Explanation of Brayton Cycle The cycle is named after American Engineer George Brayton. A theoretical thermodynamic cycle describing the working of a constant pressure heat engine. Gas turbines and Air-breathing jet engines use this cycle. It is also...