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ENT 211
Hydraulics


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Introduction to the fundamental principles of fluid characteristics and the related impact on engineering design. Emphasis is on properties and definitions of fluid mechanics, fluid statics, fluid dynamics, fluid flow, measurement of fluids, orifices, weirs, pipe flow, and open channel flow. Prerequisite: OCSUP 107, MATH& 141, or instructor permission. Formerly CET 223

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify hydraulic systems and their problems.
  • Design and analyze simple hydraulic systems
  • Calculate open and closed channel flows using Manning’s equation
  • Solve problems involving principles and formulas of fluid mechanics
  • Solve problems involving fluid flow measurements
  • Solve problems involving weirs and orifices
  • Solve problems involving controlled water systems

  • Course Topics
  • Definitions and properties of fluid mechanics.
  • Buoyancy.
  • Static and dynamic mechanics of fluid flow.
  • Use of Moody diagrams.
  • Flow measurement in orifices, weirs, pipes, and open channels.
  • Backwater profiles.
  • Hydraulic jumps.
  • Manning's equation of fluid flow.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ENT 211
    Fall 2013
    0418
    Michelle Schmode


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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