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CET 223
Hydraulics


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Introduction to the fundamentals of fluid characteristics and the related impact on engineering design. Topics include properties and definitions of fluid mechanics, fluid statics, fluid dynamics, fluid flow, measurement of fluids, orifices, weirs, pipe flow, and open channel flow.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Understanding of fluid statics.
  • Understanding of fluid dynamics.
  • Understanding of fluid flow measurements.
  • Understanding of weirs.
  • Calculate open channel flows.
  • Understanding of the three-moment theorem.
  • Knowledge of orifices.
  • Understand and employ algebraic concepts for controlled water systems.

  • Course Topics
  • Definitions and properties of fluids
  • Mechanics (statics and dynamics) of fluids
  • Flow
  • Measurement of fluids in orifices, weirs, pipes, and open channels

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    CET 223
    Fall 2012
    0418
    Greg Farrens
    CET 223
    Spring 2012
    5622
    Greg Farrens
    CET 223
    Fall 2011
    0426
    Greg Farrens
    CET 223
    Fall 2011
    0427
    Greg Farrens
    CET 223
    Fall 2010
    0426
    Greg Farrens


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.