COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Fluid Mechanics Lab
Course Code: 
15CHE281
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
3
Type: 
Subject Core
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Coimbatore

'Fluid Mechanics Lab' is a course offered in the third semester of B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore.

Bernoulli’s equation for steady flow - verification of energy conservation principle; Determination of coefficient of discharge of flow measuring devices like venturimeter, orificemeter, rotameter; Pipe friction studies- losses in fittings - friction factor; Flow through annular and helical coil pipes - coefficient of friction; Performance characteristics of centrifugal and reciprocating pumps; Flow through packed columns – fluidization - pressure drop in the column; Terminal settling velocity