Title- HYDROSTATICS (Code-09050404)
S.No. | Contents of the topics | Learning Objectives | Teaching Guidelines | Methodology | Time
(Hour) |
1 | · Pressure equation
· Condition of equilibrium · Lines of force · Homogeneous and hetrogeneous fluids · Elastic fluids · Surface of equal pressure · Fliud at rest under action of gravity · Rotating fluids |
Students will be able to understand Study of basics of hydrostatics | Lecture should be effective so that student can grasp the topics easily | Assignments/ seminars/ Class tests/ Presentations | 10 |
2 | · Fluid pressure on plane surfaces
· Centre of pressure · Resultant pressure on curved surfaces · Equlibrium of floating bodies · Curves of buoyancy · Surfaces of buoyancy |
Students will be able to understand Study of fluids and curved surfaces | Lecture should be effective so that student can grasp the topics easily | Assignments/ seminars/ Class tests/ Presentations | 15 |
3 | · Stability of equilibrium of floating bodies,
· Metacentre · Work done in producing a displacement · Vessels containing fluid |
Students will be able to understand Study of floating bodies | Lecture should be effective so that student can grasp the topics easily | Assignments/ seminars/ Class tests/ Presentations | 15 |
4 | · Gas Laws
· Mixture of gases · Internal energy · Adiabatic expansion · Work done in compressing a gas · Isothermal atmosphere · Connective equilibrium |
Students will be able to understand Study of laws | Lecture should be effective so that student can grasp the topics easily | Assignments/ seminars/ Class tests/ Presentations | 12 |
Books Recommended:
- L. Loney, An Elementary Treatise on the Dynamics of a Particle and of Rigid Bodies, Cambridge University Press, 1956.
- S. Ramsey, Dynamics, Part I, Cambridge University Press, 1973.
- H. Basant and A.S. Ramsey, A Treatise on Hydromechanics, Part I.
- Hydrostatics, ELBS and G. Bell and Sons Ltd., London.