UUM 542  Boundary Layer Flow
Course Objectives
1 To give a deep understanding of flow structure, behaviors and impacts of laminar and turbulent boundary layers.
2 To instruct exact solutions and approximate methods used in laminar boundary layer calculations besides computational methods.
3 To introduce stability theory of laminar flows and prediction methods for onset of turbulence.
4 To give knowledge on fundamental concepts of turbulent flows, turbulent boundary layers and solution methods.
Course Description
Introduction to Boundary Layer Theory; General Properties of Laminar Boundary Layer Equations. Exact Solutions of the Two Dimensional Boundary Layers; Approximate Methods for the Solution of the TwoDimensional, Steady BoundaryLayer Equations; Axisymmetric and ThreeDimensional Boundary Layers; Boundary Layer Control; Transition and Stability Theory of Laminar Flows; Fundamentals of Turbulent Flows; Turbulent Channel Flows (internal flows); Turbulent Boundary Layers, Free Shear Flows.


Course Coordinator
Duygu Erdem
Course Language
Turkish


