Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) Akışkanlar Mekaniği INS319 5 3 + 1 5


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Hydraulics
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals To introduce basic concepts of fluid mechanics and to ensure that students comprehend the properties of fluids, hydrostatic, fluid kinematics, flow types .
Contents Basic concepts, fluid characteristic, hydrostatics, hydrodynamics, dimensional analysis
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 He/She defines fundamental propeties of fluid mechanic
2 He/She identfies variation of hydrostatic pressure
3 He/She calculates forces on flat and curvilinear surfaces by hydrostatic effects
4 He/She defines velocity and acceleratio in Euler Equation.
5 He/She applies mass conservation equation to balance inflow and outflow discharges.
6 He/She comprehends usage of Bernoulli equatio and the limitations.
7 He/She uses Bernoullli equation to solve different flow problems.
8 He/She comprehend potential flow and basic equations.
9 He/She defines non-dimensional equations by applying dimensional analysis.
10 He/She determines the forces which effect the boundary of the flow by applying impulse-momentum equation.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Teaching, question-answer, applications.
Assessment Methods Midterm and final exams.

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction and basic units, properties of fluids.
2 Hydrostatic
3 Euler equation for stationary fluids.
4 Manometer applications
5 Calculation of the force which is incoming to flat and crooked surfaces.
6 Fluid kinematic, flow types and applications
7 Continuity equations and accelaration in natural and cartesian coordinates
8 Euler movement equations
9 Energy equations and aplications
10 Potential flows and applications
11 Impulse-Momentum equations
12 Modeling and dimensional analysis
13 Natural Fluid dynamics
14 Natural Fluid dynamics

Textbook Lecture Notes
Additional Resources

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 70
Assignments 2 20
Laboratory 4 10
In-Term Total 7 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has the sufficient background on mathematics, science and engineering in his own branch. x
2 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions. x
3 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
4 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design. x
5 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
6 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
7 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams.
8 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
9 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
10 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License.
11 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 4 56
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Assignments 1 10 10
Laboratory 2 10 20
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 162
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.4
ECTS Credit of the Course 5